DC takes stock of restoration work

SRINAGAR, NOV 24: Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Friday visited the Khanqah-i-Moula shrine of Hazrat Amir-e-Kabir Shah-e-Hamadan (RA) to take stock of restoration work taken up in the wake of November 15 fire incident there.
The DC was informed that the main restoration work at the shrine will be started on December 5, after the setting up of scaffolding – which is currently underway – has been completed.
The installation of scaffolding for access to the top of the shrine has been envisaged in order to ensure there is no hindrance in prayers at the shrine as well as in consideration of safety concerns for devotees.
It was reiterated that the restoration work will be completed within 60 days.
While reiterating the great reverence of the Sufi saint and his shrine, Dr. Shah impressed upon the concerned officers to remember that it is a matter of pride to be involved in the restoration work of the shrine.