Published On : Tue, Oct 9th, 2012
Latest News | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

300 pilgrims embark on the sacred pilgrimage of Haj

Nagpur News :  The first batch of pilgrims to embark on the sacred pilgrimage of Haj would left for Jeddah from the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport of the city today. The first flight of 300 pilgrims took off at at 1.40 pm, whereas another flight of 300 pilgrims would leave at 4.40 pm today.

All 600 pilgrims reported to the Haj House by Monday morning. Chairman of the Central Tanjim Committee Haji Abdul Kadir informed that most of the pilgrims in the first batch hail from Akola and Amravati. All important paper work of the pilgrims have been duly completed.