Great news for pilgrims regarding Hajj expenditure this year
ISLAMABAD: Spokesman of the Ministry of Religious Affairs Imran Siddiqui says Hajj expenditure has increased by only 27 thousand rupees, just like last year, 80 to 90 percent of Haji will take benefit of Road to Mecca this year.
According to details, Imran Siddiqui, spokesman for the Ministry of Religious Affairs, while talking to ARY News' program, Ba Khabar Swera said that Hajj expenditure was increased by only 27 thousand, Saudi Arabia added 110 rials in insurance, visa fees.
Imran Siddiqui said that the Joint Working Committee will solve any problem. Last year, 22,000 pilgrims took advantage of the Road to Mecca from Islamabad. This year, 80 to 90 percent of pilgrims will benefit from the facility.
Remember that the Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Noor ul Haq Qadri had said that the Prime Minister has directed to made lowest Hajj package, he wants to set up a Malaysian model of Hajj Fund. pilgrim is everything to us, it is our responsibility to keep the pilgrims happy, protected and cared.
Noor ul haq Qadri says that due to inflation, Hajj expenditure has been increased marginally, working hard to reduce Hajj expenditure, From the beginning effort of the government, is not to put too much burden on the people.
Prime Minister Imran Khan had rejected the increase of Rs 1 lakh five thousand in the Hajj package, after which the Ministry of Religious Affairs announced Rs 4 lakh 90 thousand for the Hajj.
The Prime Minister said that only pilgrims should get an increase in rent from pilgrims, the rent will only increase from Rs 20 to 25 thousand and the pilgrims will not be charged Rs.80,000.