J&K’s first batch of Hajj pilgrims leaves for Saudi Arabia


Srinagar, The first batch of Hajj pilgrims left from the Srinagar airport on Thursday for the annual holy pilgrimage of Hajj to Saudi Arabia.

On Thursday morning, 304 pilgrims left from Srinagar international airport in two spice jet flights. Besides, accommodation for pilgrims from far-off places, the arrangements for sanitation and eatables were also made available at Srinagar Hajj house for the pilgrims.

An official said that two flight would take off from the international airport Srinagar this morning.