Kasur (August 28, 2018): Today is the last day of 261st annual urs celebration of Sufi poet, Baba Bulleh Shah.
Today is the last day of ongoing 261st annual urs celebrations of Baba Bulleh Shah in Kasur, Punjab. Apart from foreigners, score of visitors and devotees headed towards the shrine to participate in celebrations, during three days. Urs celebrations of Baba Bulleh Shah will end with a final prayer. The three-day celebrations of the 261st urs of Punjabi Sufi poet Syed Abdullah Shah Qadri popularly known as Baba Bulleh Shah began on August 26, in Kasur. Religious affairs committee made arrangements for the Urs, including free meals for the devotees (Langar) and organized gatherings of recitation of Naat and Punjabi Sufi poetry during the three-day event.The district police claimed to have make fool-proof security arrangements for the Urs. CCTV cameras and walk-through gates were installed to ensure safety of devotees during celebrations. Kasur district administration also announced a local holiday in the district yesterday to observe the celebrations.