The Minister of Expatriates and Human Resources Development of Pakistan; Mr. Sajid Hussain Turi, praised the strategic and industrial projects adopted by the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine.
The Pakistani minister and his accompanying delegation were received by the director of the Office of the secretary general and the head of the Public Relations Department at the Al-Abbas's (p) Shrine; Mr Muhammad Ali Azhar.
"Since my last visit in 2007, I have noticed a clear and significant change in the way of reconstruction and the cultural and urban development witnessed by the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine to the expansion projects that the holy shrine is working on to provide more spaces for visitors, especially during the major Ziyarat, such as the Umm Al-Baneen (peace be upon her) Courtyard, which will be allocated to female visitors,"the minister said.
He added, " We reviewed the strategic, industrial and health projects of the Al-Abbas's (p) Shrine, aimed at supporting national expertise in various fields and strengthening the national economy by supplying local markets with their products in addition to providing job opportunities for Iraqi youth.
The delegation concluded its visit by performing the rituals of the Ziyarat of the Master Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him), thanking the administration of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine for the hospitality and warm reception.