Doha Metro brings more Eid crowds to Souq Waqif and Souq Al Wakrah

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Doha Metro brings more Eid crowds to Souq Waqif and Souq Al Wakrah

The newly opened Red Line of the Doha Metro between Al Wakrah and Al Qasser has added to an expanded open investment in the Eid Al-Fitr festivities at Souq Wakif and Souq Al Wakrah. 

Sorted out by the Private Engineering Office, Eid celebrations drew a huge number of natives, inhabitants and sightseers to the legacy markets, before finishing up on Sunday night. 

Cooled tents and different recreations and exercises additionally upgraded the intrigue of the souqs during the Eid festivities, one of the arranging authorities has said. 

Addressing Qatar News Agency (QNA), Souq Waqif Manager Mohammed al Salem said the Eid festivities inside the huge cooled tent at Al Ahmad square pulled in families in huge numbers and that their turnout surpassed desire. 


Electromechanical diversions and theater play for kids were a portion of the key attractions inside the tent, he included. 

Souq Al Wakrah likewise saw an enormous number of guests, particularly families, during Eid. 

Its Manager Khalid Saif al Suwaidi revealed to QNA that the initiation of the primary area of the Qatar Rail's Red Line of the Doha Metro has contributed essentially to the footfall. 

Being a waterfront goal, Souq Al Wakrah ordinarily pulls in countless guests during the end of the week, Suwaidi stated, including that the Eid merriments further added to its appeal.