Committee formed for reconstruction, redesigning of historic Spin Jumaat

PESHAWAR: Commissioner Peshawar, Riaz Khan Mehsud on Thursday chaired a meeting to take a review of `Peshawar Revival Plan’ wherein it was decided that Spin Jumaat at University Road would be reconstructed and the road in front of the mosque widened to ensure smooth flow of traffic.

At the meeting, a committee was constituted under the headship of Additional Deputy Commissioner Peshawar Gul Bano and Director PDA, Administrator Auqaf, XEn C&W, Director Archeology, and area elders as its members to work out on the reconstruction plan of historical Spin Jumaat at University Road.

The committee was assigned to present a detailed report on reconstruction, demolishing of the old structure, designing and cost of the Spin Jumaat within ten days.

It was decided that the 72-year-old structure of the Spin Jumaat would be demolished and a new state-of-the-art structure of the mosque would be raised that would add further beauty to the area. – APP