Tag: Hajj 2019

148,000 Pakistanis reach Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj

ISLAMABAD: A total of 148,000 Pakistanis including 105,000 government and 43,000 private scheme pilgrims have reached Saudi Arabia to perform the sacred religious obligation of...

More than 7,000 teams to serve pilgrims during Hajj 2019

ISLAMABAD: The operational plan of the General Presidency of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque is being implemented by 7,720 teams to serve pilgrims...

Hajj 2019: 65,000 pilgrims transported to Saudi Arabia via PIA

KARACHI: PIA has, so far transported around 65,000 intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia through 232 hajj and regular scheduled flights with mostly on time departures from

First Hajj flight leaves for Saudi Arabia from Lahore

The first flight for this year's Hajj took off from Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport for Saudi Arabia on Thursday. The flight carried 214 pilgrims to Madina. The...

Soomro announces the ‘Road to Makkah initiative’ for Hajj 2019

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Aviation and Privatisation Mohammad Mian Soomro announced the Road to Makkah initiative for Hajj 2019, which will facilitate the pilgrims for