15-day Baba Farid’s Urs underway

ISLAMABAD: The 15-day Urs of Sufi saint Baba Fariduddin Masood Ganj Shakar continued with traditional ceremonies, in Pakpattan.

According to Radio Pakistan, People from across the country are thronging to the shrine to pay tribute to the great Sufi and Punjabi poet.

Bahishti Darwaza at the shrine would be opened today and closed on the tenth of Muharram ul Haram.

Devotees are participating in the Urs where Qawwalis, Quran Khwani and Mehfil-e-Sama are being held daily.

The district administration and police have devised an elaborated security plan for the Urs celebrations.