Responsible of Imam Reza (A.S.) pilgrim house announced on the capacity of the center’s for daily accommodation of four hundred pilgrims.
According to Astan News reporter, Muhammad Reza Monfared, responsible of Imam Reza (A.S.) pilgrim house said, "Night accommodation of pilgrims are done in a standard space with enough facilities and required items".
Saying that in the past pilgrims were hosted in Tehraniha Husseiniyah with on-floor sleeping, he stated, "This situation has highly improved by launching Imam Reza (A.S.) pilgrim house".
Monfared referred to accommodation as one of the main concerns of Razavi pilgrims particularly middle class people and said, "Different sections of Astan Quds Razavi have entered into this issue in different ways".
"This project has come into effect via a surveillance of deputy assistant for needy people affairs and a cooperation among staff of the disciplinary assistance of the sacred premises and pilgrims’ affairs assistance", he added.
Regarding modality of pilgrims’ presence in this pilgrim house, Monfared explained, "After being identified at the gate entrances of the Razavi Holy Shrine by the security and disciplinary staff of sacred premises assistance, poor pilgrims of the Razavi Holy Shrine are taken to these houses by the minibuses dedicated for doing this job".
Monfared also referred to the number of pilgrims received in these pilgrim houses and stressed, "This place has been rendering its services since it inauguration in last Karamat ten days in previous Tir/July month and it received around four hundred people every day during Karamat ten days". He also said, "This number declined to two hundred in the fall".
Regarding to the place arranged for the night accommodation of pilgrims, he said, "The new pilgrim house is located in the second floor of the city’s bus terminal. Having four hundred beds, blankets, separate dining room, proper and enough medical facilities, and having an amusement hall in floor -1, the pilgrim house has provided a peaceful and secure place for the honorable pilgrims of Hazrat Reza (A.S.)".
Responsible of Imam Reza (A.S.) pilgrim house said, "Those pilgrims who are deprived of appropriate accommodation in Mashhad, can take the advantage of this pilgrim house for three nights".