Shakarparian century-old mosque declared national heritage

By: News Desk      Published: 11:16 PM, 16 Dec, 2020
Shakarparian century-old mosque declared national heritage

A century-old mosque in Shakarparian village has been declared national heritage and the development authorities are working for restoring it starts.

The authorities said the mosque would open historical worship place as soon as its restoration is done.

A couple of days ago, a report cited Environment Director Irfan Niazi as saying that during the construction of Lotus Lake, they found an abandoned mosque.

A lake was constructed at Shakarparian in 1970 that was demolished in 2006 during the construction of cultural complex but the citizens demanded the restoration of the lake, therefore CDA has constructed the lake again along with a family park.