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Chaddi Mubarak reaches Mattan, heading towards Pahalgam

JK Bank Mattan arranges juices, tea for devotees


KNS

Anantnag, Aug 20 (KNS): Holy Mace chaddi Mubarak was taken by Mahant Depender Giri, Head of Dashnami Akhada Srinagar along with group of sadhus and devotees to Mattan Martand Mandir, today.
After staying in Martand Mandir for several hours, chaddi Mubarak will reach Pahalgam and will stay for two nights in Gori Shankar Mandir, Pahalgam.
Hundreds of Kashmiri pandits welcomed chaddi Mubarak in Mattan along with people from different communities.
Special prayers were held in Mattan by kashmiri pandits.
Mahant, Depender Giri in a chat with media said the culmination of Yatra will take place on 26th of August on the eve of Rakhsha bandhan.
He appreciated gesture of locals to help yatris and spreading message of brotherhood and communal harmony.
Remember JK Bank Mattan had arranged drinks and tea for devotees too.
Manager JK bank Mattan, Nasir Tak said the gesture of JK bank is witness to the fact that we want communal harmony to flourish. He added JK bank always work for causes apart from caste, creed or colour.
Present on the occasion DC Anantnag, Mohd Younus Mallik, Tehsildar Mattan, Ab.Rashid, Executive officer, Muncipal Commitee Mattan Ab.Rashid Vaid, Naib Tehsildar, Fayaz Ahamed JK bank Manager, Nasir Tak, people from media and locals were present.
Muncipal commitee Mattan had carried out sanitation of Mattan Martand Mandir and during entire Yatra period.
Administration had eloborated all arrangements for Yatra. (KNS)