Before every Ziyarat Arba’een the technical staff working in the Engineering Maintenance Department at the Al-Abbas’s (p) holy shrine erect an iron bridge in front of the gate of Imam Al-Hassan (peace be upon him) leading to the holy shrine of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him), which a temporary bridge that consists of many iron parts that are installed according to a specific mechanism.

The utility of this bridge is that it facilitates the passage of the visitors and reduces the overcrowding and the intersection between the visitors and the movement of condolences’ processions coming to the shrine of Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him), as well as to create a state of smooth flow commensurate with the large numbers of visitors.

The width of the bridge is of 8m divided in two parts, each of them is of 4m, its height is more than 4m, to which is added pieces of wood, the length of each piece is 2,40m with a width of 1,22m, linked to its both sides to ensure the safety of the visitors when they are passing.

It is to note that the al-Abbas’s (p) holy shrine has developed a security and service plan for the Ziyarat Arba’een, and harnessed all its human and material resources.

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