BARAMULLA: Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, Dr. Nasir Ahmad Naqash, sATURDAY chaired a meeting of officers to review the arrangements made by various departments for the upcoming Muharram-Ul-Haram.
Among others, MLA Zadibal, Abid Hussain Ansari, who is also General Secretary All Jammu and Kashmir Shia association, was also present in the meeting.
On the occasion, the concerned authorities were directed to provide uninterrupted power and water supply besides ensuring availability of healthcare facilities, sanitation, fire wood, essential commodities, and security and transport facilities.
The DC directed the officials to make sure that the arrangements pertaining to their departments are put in place well before the Muharram-Ul-Harram. He also stressed on ensuring availability of extended transport facilities at various locations in the district to ferry the Muharram mourners.
He also instructed the concerned municipality officers to ensure cleanliness around Imambaras and Mosques wherefrom processions come out during the Muharram days.
The concerned authorities were also asked to replace damaged street lights and install new ones so that the mourners will not suffer during their night movements.
Secretary Anjuman-i-Imama Uri, Chairman Jafferi Council of J&K State, Chairman Auqaaf Committee Imambada Delina, President Ithaadul Muslimeen among other prominent citizens of the society also attended the meeting.