Basra-Khorramshahr marine line ready to carry Arbaeen Pilgrims

Basra-Khorramshahr marine passenger line is now ready to carry pilgrims departing from Khuzestan province to the holy city of Karbala on the occasion of Arbaeen (marks forty days after the Day of Ashura, the day Imam Hussein (AS) was martyred in the Battle of Karbala). Khuzestan border guard commander, General Abdollah Nazarpour, made the above statement and said, the move is aimed at facilitating the pilgrims’ entry and exit during the busy days, when millions of people march to the neighboring country. Pilgrims, including more than two million Iranians, annually convene in the holy city of Karbala – to commemorate the anniversary