Dr Sheikh Sultan being briefed about the project facilities on Thursday. WAM
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, on Thursday visited the Kshisha and Shaghrafa parks located in Al Rahmaniyah, Sharjah.
An aerial view of the Kshisha Park in Sharjah. WAM
His Highness was briefed by Ali Bin Shaheen Al Suwaidi, Chairman of Sharjah Department of Public Works (SDPW), about the project facilities and the educational, entertainment, social and sports services that serve the people of the area.
Sheikh Sultan being briefed during his visit to Kshisha Park. WAM
The Sharjah Ruler began his visit by touring Kshisha Park, which includes outdoor playgrounds, outdoor fitness equipment area, a lake and a jogging track, along with areas for games and skating, a children's theatre, and 55 outdoor sites. He also visited the neighbouring Shaghrafa Park, which was designed for women.
Sheikh Sultan tours Kshisha Park. WAM
The park includes 41 outdoor sites, 3 playgrounds, areas for games and exercising, a theatre, and a running track.
His Highness was accompanied by Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, Marwan Bin Jassim Al Sarkal, Executive Chairman of Shurooq, and a number of officials and project engineers.
Earlier, Dr Sheikh Sultan directed the Sharjah Department of Human Resources to employ 1,000 citizens during the current year (2021) in the cities and regions of the Emirate of Sharjah, with a budget estimated at Dhs300 million.
Eng. Hind Al Hashemi, Director of the General Services Department at the Sharjah Department of Public Works pointed out that this project will contribute towards creating an attractive environment for investment and a place that encourages work and living.
Dr Sheikh Sultan's tour is a part of his continuous inspections of various development projects directed by him in the cities and regions of the emirate.
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