271st Urs of Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai starts today
Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai spread the message of love and harmony through his literary works.
Thousands of devotees have started arriving from far flung areas at the shrine to pay their respects to Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai for the annual Urs.
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Sharmila Farooqui inaugurated the urs by laying a chaadar (piece of clothing) and offered Fateha on the shrine of the renowed Sufi poet.
A literature festival, Malakhra competitions, agriculture exhibitions and classical music events will take place throughout the three days whereas devotees also read out his literary works to the public.