The departure of Haj pilgrims for the holy journey of Haj 2015 from Hyderabad Embarkation Point will begin at 6 AM on September 2 and will conclude on September 8.
Telangana State Haj Committee Special Officer Prof. SA Shukoor informed that 16 special flights will be operated for the pilgrims of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and neighbour four districts of Karnataka. While three flights will be operated on each day on 2nd, 3rd, 5th and 6th September, there will two Haj flights on 4th September. There will be one flight on 7th and 8th September.
After performing Haj 2015, the pilgrims will return home 14th to 20th October.
Air India officials on Saturday visited the Haj Committee office to brief the officials on the flights schedule. According to Shukoor, Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali will soon hold a meeting to review the arrangements for the Haj Camp to be held at Haj House in Nampally from August 31. All the pilgrims will have to report to the Haj Camp at least 48 hours before their departure. (INN)