Two Crucial And Positive Things For Pakistan Hajj Pilgrims This Year

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ISLAMABAD – A good news has emerged for Hajj pilgrims from Pakistan as expenditures are likely to be slashed about Rs. 23,000 this.

The other good thing for Hajis is that food will be free for them for the 40 days stay in Saudi Arabia during Hujj.

Pakistan Religious Affairs Minister Sardar Muhammad Yousaf has says his government is ready to further facilitate.

“The government intends to further slash Hajj expenditures from 273,000 to 250,000 rupees under the regular Hajj scheme from next year,” he said addressing an event at Rawalpindi.

“The government will charge no additional money from the pilgrims for the food which will be provided by Saudi Arabia during forty-day stay in the holy land.”

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Saher Afshan

Saher Afshan is a Pakistani Journalist and web producer of PakistanTribe.com. She has a good experience of working in Pakistan's mainstream print and broadcasting media. Saher writes on current, social and Islamabad's affair for both PakistanTribe English and Urdu.

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