The Hujjaj were warmly welcomed at the airport by the authorities of religious ministry.
The government is returning the money to pilgrims which was saved in the expenses of hotels and transport.
ISLAMABAD: Hajj flight operation began on Monday as Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) first flight departed with 328 pilgrims on board from Benazir International Airport, Islamabad early Monday morning for Madina, ARY News reported. Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Muhammad Yousaf arrived at the airport to see off the pilgrims. Speaking to media on the occasion, the minister said that comprehensive arrangements have been made in the holy cities of Makkah and Madina to facilitate the pilgrims in the best…
ISLAMABAD: According to details of Hajj flight operation schedule, this year Pakistan International Airline (PIA)'s pre-hajj operation would start from August 4 and last till September 5, while post-Hajj operation would start from September 17 and last till October 16, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) completed its Hajj Operation on Monday, ARY News reports. More than 67,000 pilgrims returned to Pakistan through specially scheduled flights. PIA also set a new record in departure and arrival as 95 per cent flights arrived on time. PIA had initiated its Hajj Operation on 19th November in which more than 67,000 pilgrims arrived in different cities of Pakistan. In the Post-Hajj Operations 8190 pilgrims arrived in Karachi, 9660 at Lahore, 14533 in Islamabad, 15417 in Peshawar,…