Hajj pilgrims who failed to fly for visa problem to go in 21 days: Secy

Dhaka,  Fri,  22 September 2017
Published : 07 Aug 2017, 00:35:23
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Hajj pilgrims who failed to fly for visa problem to go in 21 days: Secy

Religious Affairs Secretary Abdul Jalil said on Sunday the Hajj pilgrims who failed to go to Saudi Arabia due to visa complications will be able to fly in the next 21 days, reports UNB.

According to Hajj Councilor of Saudi Arabia, a total of 41,154 Bangladeshi pilgrims went to the country till Sunday morning, he said.

Additional flights were arranged for the pilgrims who had missed previous flights, he added.

Regarding the extra charge of 2000 Riyals for repeat pilgrims who had performed Hajj in 2015, 2016, Jalil said the Saudi government imposed the extra charge for all countries across the globe.

He said they are trying to settle the issue.
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