Hajj registration under govt management extended
Published: 10:02 AM, 5 March 2019 Updated: 02:42 PM, 5 March 2019
The Religious Affairs Ministry extended the registration deadline for Hajj under government management till March 12.
A handout signed by the senior information officer of the ministry Mohammad Anwar Hossain has been issued on Monday on the matter.
Earlier, the Ministry set the March 5 for the last date of registration for Hajj under the government management this year.
A total of 27,798 pilgrims will go to Saudi Arabia to perform their Hajj under the government and Private management this year. Of them, 7,798 people will go to Saudi Arabia under government management while 120,000 lakh in private management.
Until Monday, 3,294 and 4,044 people registered under government and private management respectably.