About 12 million visitors from the lovers and followers of Ahl Al-Bayt (peace be upon them), coming from the various Iraqi provinces and Islamic countries, have finished the Ziyarat rituals commemorating the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Musa Al-Kadhem (peace be upon him) at his holy shrine in the holy city of Kadhemiyah in Baghdad.
The General Secretariat of the Kadhemiya holy shrine has held a press conference after the end of the Ziyarat, covered by Alkafeel Global Network, and in which its General Secretary Mr. Jamal Abd Al-Rasool Al-Dabbagh has stated that the number of the visitors who flocked to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Iamm Musa Al-Kadhem (peace be upon him) was about 12 million visitors marching towards the holy shrine since days, the peak was reached this afternoon; Tuesday 25th of the holy month of Rajab 1437 AH corresponding to the 3rd May 2016.
Explaining that more than 25 thousand visitors came from abroad, and that the number of the participating media participants was 200 and 46 international and local satellite TA channels that had broadcasted live the rituals of the Ziyarat.
Dr Al-Dabbagh has praised the efforts made for the success of this Ziyarat stating: "Praise be to Allah for all the blessings He bestowed upon us to complete this Ziyarat in the best and safest way, as there were distinct and painstaking efforts of our security forces who were at the service of the visitors by helping them reach the holy shrine either from inside Baghdad or outside it. As well as the concerted efforts of the servants of the Kadhemiyah holy shrine and the servants of the holy shrines and sanctuaries, volunteers and the departments of the Shiite Endowment and other service departments. And we all know that all of this is not possible without the bravery and courage of the security forces and the volunteers of the popular mobilization stationed in the battlefields. And we owe the security and safety in this Ziyarat to them, and we pray Allh to give them the success for the service of this dear country."