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200,000 Pakistanis to perform Hajj next year

12 December, 2019 11:19 pm 11:19 pm

MAKKAH (Web Desk) – Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have signed Hajj agreement under which 200,000 Pakistanis will be able to perform Hajj next year on Wednesday. The agreement was signed by Minister for Religious Affairs Noorul Haq Qadri and his Saudi counterpart Dr Mohammed Bintan in Makkah. Speaking on the occasion, Noorul Haq Qadri lauded … Read More


Nearly 2.5m Muslims gather in Muzdalifa to prepare for final stages of Hajj

08 August, 2019 3:02 am 3:02 am

MUZDALIFA, Saudi Arabia (Reuters)/92 NEWS – Nearly 2.5 million Muslims gathered at Saudi Arabia’s Mount Arafat on Saturday for a vigil to atone for their sins, and then descended to Muzdalifa for the final stages of the annual Hajj pilgrimage. Pilgrims clad in white robes signifying a state of purity spent the night in a … Read More


Mina tent city hosts over 2.5 million Hajj pilgrims

08 August, 2019 5:40 am 5:40 am

MINA (92 News) – More than 2.5 million pilgrims gathered in the tent city of Mina, the biggest-ever tent population in the world, as Hajj 2019 began on Friday. Hajjis were seen busy in their main religious obligation at Mina. From Mina, the pilgrims will head to Mount Arafat early on Saturday, an area about … Read More

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214 Hajj pilgrims depart for Saudi Arabia from Lahore airport

07 July, 2019 8:58 am 8:58 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The first batch of 214 Hajj pilgrims departed for Madina (Saudi Arabia) through a private airline from the Allama Iqbal International Airport on Thursday. Punjab Religious and Auqaf Minister Syed Saeedul Hassan Gilani was present at the time of Hajjis’ departure for the biggest-ever religious conglomeration for Muslim Ummah. Special prayers … Read More

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Government to return Rs4 billion to Hajj pilgrims

07 July, 2019 8:10 am 8:10 am

ISLAMABAD (News) – The federal government has decided to return over Rs4 billion to Hajj Pilgrims on Tuesday. According to reports, the amount has been saved through residence contracts. The pilgrims with residence near Masjid Al-Haram will be returned Rs30,000 and those with residence away from the mosque will be refunded Rs58,000. Ministry of Religious … Read More

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Issuance of E-visas begins as Hajj preparations enter into final phase

06 June, 2019 2:29 pm 2:29 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The authorities have started issuance of e-visas to pilgrims registered under government Hajj scheme as preparations have entered into its final phase. A spokesperson of Ministry of Religious Affairs said that 10 Hajj pilgrims camps have been activated across the country. “Pilgrims will be provided passports, tickets, [identification] lockets and other … Read More

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Month-long pre-Hajj flight to commence from July 4

06 June, 2019 5:49 pm 5:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (Web desk) – A month-long pre-Hajj flight operation will commence from 4th of next month. An official of the Ministry of Religious Affairs said the details of flight schedule have already been uploaded on the ministry’s website. He said the intending pilgrims are also being informed about relevant details through SMS and intimation letters. … Read More

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Hajj ritual training of second balloting successful pilgrims begins

06 June, 2019 9:24 pm 9:24 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Hajj ritual training of successful intending pilgrims of second hajj balloting has begun in their respective Haji camps. According to Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony, the training programmes will continue till departing of the pilgrims to Hajj. The ministry said focus of the training is on enabling the … Read More

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Balloting of Hajj applications on Tuesday

03 March, 2019 6:21 pm 6:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Balloting of Hajj applications under government scheme will be held on Tuesday. According to a spokesperson of Ministry of Religious Affairs, the balloting was delayed for one day on the request of Banks. He said Minister for Religious Affairs Noorul Haq Qadri will perform the balloting. The spokesperson said 216, 542 … Read More

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Submission of Hajj applications started under govt scheme

02 February, 2019 6:25 pm 6:25 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Process for submitting Hajj applications under Government Hajj Scheme at fourteen designated banks has been started on Monday, which will continue till 6th of next month. According to the details, designated branches of banks started receiving Hajj applications under Government scheme from today. The intending pilgrims can submit their applications till … Read More

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Private tour operators’ claims about low-priced Hajj are false: Noorul Ha...

02 February, 2019 8:14 pm 8:14 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Dr Noorul Haq Qadri has said that private tour operators’ claims about low-cost Hajj package are false, warning the people not to be lured by them. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, he said that the government was striving hard to provide best facilities … Read More

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Fear of accountability vanished due to NROs: PM

02 February, 2019 9:48 pm 9:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Tuesday said that said the ongoing accountability drive will rid the nation of corruption, adding that the fear of accountability have been vansished due to the previous National Reconciliation Ordinances (NROs). Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the Railway Live tracking system and Thal Express … Read More

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184,210 Pakistani pilgrims will perform Hajj in 2019

02 February, 2019 11:30 pm 11:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony released Hajj policy 2019 on Monday, as per policy 1,84,210 Pakistani pilgrims will perform Hajj this year. According to Hajj policy released by the Ministry, the applications under Government Hajj Scheme will be received in the fourteen designated banks from 25th of this … Read More

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Madina state’s claimants made visit to Makkah & Madina difficult: Sh...

02 February, 2019 6:56 pm 6:56 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif has said that the claimants of the Madina state have made the visit of people to Makkah and Madina difficult. Reacting to the hike in the Hajj expenses on Friday, he said that the government has created hurdles in performance of a religious … Read More

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Opposition in Senate rejects increase in Hajj expenditures

02 February, 2019 5:01 pm 5:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The opposition parties in the Senate has rejected government’s decision to increase the Hajj expenditures. Jamaat-e-Islami Senator Mushtaq Ahmed, who tabled the calling attention notice, said that the government had carried out a drone attack on the Hajis. He questioned dismissal of the recommendations of the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) … Read More