BUNER: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Tourism Department has approved Rs50 million for repair work at the Shrine of Pir Baba in Buner.

Deputy Commissioner Buner Zareeful Maani told TNN correspondent during his visit to the shrine of Pir Baba on Monday that he had requested the Tourism Department to approve funds for repair of the shrine after which the funds were approved. He said the funds will be utilised for establishment of gates and repair of women waiting room and Langar Khana. He said repair work at Shaheed Mobin Park and road will also be carried out with these funds.

The deputy commissioner during his visit also reviewed the sanitation arrangements around the Pir Baba Shrine by the Tehsil Municipal Administration.