The first two batches of intending Hajj pilgrims who went for Holy pilgrimage through Telangana State Hajj Committee reached Jeddah safely. 680 pilgrims embarked upon holy pilgrimage through special flights of Air India. Indian Hajj Mission informed Hajj Committee about their safe landing in Jeddah.
Departure of batches for Hajj 2015 began yesterday morning from Shamsabad International Airport. The first batch was flagged off by Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Mahmood Ali at 2:30 pm.
MLA Mr. Syed Amer Shakeel, Secretary Minority Welfare GD Aruna, Managing Director Minority Finance Corporation, B Shafiullah, Director Minority Welfare Mohammed Jalaluddin Akber, Special Officer Hajj Committee Prof. S A Shukoor and others reached Hajj House and Hajj terminal to bid farewell to Hajj pilgrims.