The Ministry of Planning confirmed that it will be very supportive of all holy shrines, including the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, in providing the requirements for the success of its various projects that contribute to the development of various sectors.
A delegation from the ministry, headed by Professor Basem Dhari Mahmoud, Director General of Sector Planning, visited the Engineering Projects Department at the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine, and met with Eng. Dia Majeed Al-Sa'egh, who briefed the delegation on the projects that has been implemented and those that are under implementation and their completion rates, as well as the projects that have been suspended due to the financial crisis.
The visiting delegation expressed its admiration for the achievements of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine at the urban level, by adopting projects that have a clear impact in a way that serves the public interest in addition to the services it provides to visitors to the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine.
Engineer Basem Dhari Mahmoud said to the Al-Kafeel Network: “There's a variety of projects that were and are implemented by the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine. We have found that they serve the urban movement in the country, and there are some projects that need serious follow-up by us, for overcoming obstacles to their completion, which is what the Ministry of Planning is working on in cooperation with the Engineering Projects Department at the Holy Shrine."
He also affirmed: "According to the directive of the Minister of Planning, we will be very supportive of all holy shrines throughout the governorates of our dear Iraq, including the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, to provide the requirements for the success of the various projects that contribute to the development of various fields."