First batch of Hajj pilgrims leaves for Jeddah
SRINAGAR: The first batch of Hajj pilgrims left for Jeddah on Saturday morning.
Notably, the State Haj Committee (SHC) had announced the flight schedule for Hajj flights for 14th, 15th and 16th of July.
Executive Officer, State Haj Committee (SHC), Syed Qamar Sajjad, had informed that Haj-2018 flights shall operate from July 14, 2018.
Accordingly, the flight schedule for July 14, 15 and 16 was issued for the information of public in general and intending Haj pilgrims in particular.
The intending pilgrims of Kashmir Division were asked to collect their travel documents two days prior to their departure from respective district headquarters i.e Deputy Commissioners Office, during office hours. While as the pilgrims of Srinagar district shall collect the same two days prior to their scheduled departure from Haj House Bemina from 2 pm onwards, a communiqué from SHC said.
The reporting time for intending Haj pilgrims at Haj House Bemina travelling through flight number AI-5101 scheduled on July 14, 2018 is 5 am, for flight number AI-5103 is 8:30 am, for flight number AI-5105 is 10:30 am and for flight number AI-5107 at 12.30 pm.