ISLAMABAD: The applications for the Hajj Government scheme will be available from April 15 to 23, the name of the successful candidates will be announced after the lucky draws, Aaj News reported.
Hafiz Abdul Kareem Chairperson of National Assembly standing committee on Religious Aaffairs and inter-faith harmony announced the issuance date of Hajj forms and Hajj policy in a meeting.
The new Hajj policy will allot 50% quota to each government and private tour operators. The Pligrims will directly depart for Madina. Those who performed Hajj during the past five years are no more legit to perform Hajj this year.
On a related note, no one will be given the privilege to perform the Hajj on government expense.