Major shrines and mosques in Srinagar to have upgraded facilities: DC

Major shrines and mosques in Srinagar to have upgraded facilities: DC

SRINAGAR: The Srinagar district administration has initiated a process to upgrade facilities at major shrines and mosques in the district, officials said Thursday at a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner Shahid Iqbal Choudhary.
Senior officers from concerned departments and Wakf Board officials were present in the meeting.
Some of the major shrines and mosques to be upgraded include Syed Yaqoob Sahab Shrine at Sonwar, Khanqah-e-Moula Shrine at Khanqah, Dastgeer Sahib Shrine at Khanyar, Naqshband Sahib Shrine at Khwaja Bazaar, Asaar-e-Sharief Dargah at Hazratbal, Jenab Sahib Masjid at Soura, Asaar-e-Sharief Shehri at Kailashpora and Aali Masjid at Eidgah.
Secretary Wakf Board was asked to submit details of immediate requirements of these shrines and mosques.
Choudary said that work on these shrines and mosques will be taken up soon after receiving requirement details. Works will be time-bound and completed in shortest possible time, he said.