706th Urs celebrations of Hazrat Shah Rukn-e-Alam begins in Multan
MULTAN (City News) – Annual three-day Urs celebrations of Sufi saint Hazrat Shah Rukn-e-Alam (RA) has been started in Multan today (Wednesday).
The custodian of the shrine, Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi, formally inaugurated the 706th ceremony of Shah Rukn-e-Alam by giving bath (ghusal) to the shrine.
A large number of devotees from every corner of the country are coming to Multan to attend the event for which arrangements have been made to accommodate them at nearby schools and colleges.
Tight security arrangements have also been made to avoid any untoward situation.