Friday, May 24, 2024

Pakistan: Hajj pilgrimage journey to begin from May 9

The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has unveiled a comprehensive schedule for the upcoming Hajj flight operations, offering insights into the pilgrimage journey from May 9 to June 9.

Spokesperson Muhammad Umar Butt outlined a meticulously organized plan, detailing the phases of the operation. Initially, flights will land directly at Madina Airport for 15 days, facilitating seamless entry into the sacred journey. From May 24 to June 9, a strategic shift will see the majority of flights landing at Jeddah Airport, streamlining the pilgrimage process.

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On the inaugural day, 11 flights will transport 2,160 pilgrims from various embarkation points across Pakistan. Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Multan, and Sialkot will witness significant departures.

The nationwide participation in the Hajj pilgrimage is further solidified with flights commencing from Quetta on May 11 and Sukkur on May 27. Over 68,000 official pilgrims are expected to embark on their journey through 259 Hajj flights.

The Hajj flight operations will conclude on June 9, marking the end of a profound spiritual voyage. Subsequently, on June 20, the first flight carrying pilgrims will begin their return journey, symbolizing the conclusion of the pilgrimage.

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