767th annual Urs of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar starts today

767th annual Urs of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar starts today
Sehwan Sharif: Three-day celebrations of the 767th annual Urs of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar begins in Sehwan Sharif on Wednesday (today).

Sindh Governor Imran Ismail has inaugurated the three-day Urs celebration by laying chador on the grave. Thousands of devotees from across the country have started to arrive at the shrine for the celebrations.

With the arrival of devotees from every nook and corner of the country, the business activities in Sehwan town have geared up which will continue for next three to four days, while the district administration Jamshoro has adopted strict security measures to ensure law and order during urs celebrations.

Strict security arrangements have been made in this regard. At least 5000 police personnel and 1000 Rangers officials have been deployed on duty whereas walk-through gates have been installed at all the entry points of the shrine.