Tag: Mecca

Saudi To Start Receiving Umrah Requests From Foreigners

The Deputy Minister of Haj and Umrah, Abdulfattah bin Sulaiman Mashat said the authorities determine the countries from which Umrah performers come, and their numbers on a periodic basis

  • Monday, 09 August 2021
731 from Odisha to go on Haj pilgrimage this year

Bhubaneswar: As many as 731 pilgrims including 298 women from the state will go for Haj this year. According to sources, the State Haj Committee selected 731 persons for the 45-day pilgrimage to Mecca beginning mid-July. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today felicitated the selected Haj pilgrims at Jayadev Bhawan in Bhubaneswar. Speaking on the occasion, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
CM promises Haj House for pilgrims from Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Good news for Islam followers who have a dream to go on Haj pilgrimage as the state government has decided to set up a Haj House for the welfare of pilgrims. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced setting up the Haj House in the city very soon. Land for the purpose has been identified […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021