The Host Department of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine has begun to provide food services to the visitors of Imam al-Kadhem (peace be upon him) on his martyrdom anniversary, and that on one of the most important roads taken by the visitors to his holy shrine.
Head of the Host Department, Engineer Adel al-Hamami, stated to Al-Kafeel Network: “Based on the directive of the Senior Official of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, His Eminence Sayed Ahmad al-Safi, the staff of our department participated in the service procession of the Holy Shrine by distributing meals to visitors, according to a schedule drawn up for this purpose and in a manner that suits the visitors' numbers."
He added, "A service procession was set up on Imam Sahib al-Zaman Street (may God hasten his holy reappearance) and was named after Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him), having the task of the preparation and cooking of meals for distribution to the visitors, in cooperation with the staff of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine participating in this procession."
And Al-Hamami said, "This procession was provided with a mobile oven to prepare the "Samoon bread", to distribute the meals in form of fast foods such as barbecued meat, etc., in addition to distributing water, tea and fruits since the beginning of these services throughout the day.”
It is noteworthy that the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine has previous participations in providing services to visitors, as it participated in more than one service axis, whether it was in transportation, or in providing processions with drinking water, or in providing food and drink to visitors, or by opening stations to teach correct reading, in addition to its participation in some of the security joints of the plan to secure this Ziyarat.