Another Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia...

Another Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:54 PM, 17 June 2022   Updated: 08:33 PM, 17 June 2022

Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrims in a Hajj flight; File Photo

Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrims in a Hajj flight; File Photo

Another Bangladeshi national died in Saudi Arabia while going there to perform the Holy Hajj. The deceased pilgrim was identified as Nurul Amin, passport no. ‘EF 0758006’.

According to the Hajj management web portal of the Ministry of Religious Affairs, the deceased Nurul Amin, 74, a resident of Begumganj, Noakhali, died on June 16 in Saudi Arabia

With this, two Bangladeshi pilgrims died in Saudi Arabia during this Hajj season. 

However, the cause of death of Nurul Amin was not initially obtained.

Earlier, A Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim named Md. Jahangir Kabir, 59, a resident of Chapainawabganj district, died on June 11 in Saudi Arabia. 

This year, a total of 57,585 people from Bangladesh are getting the opportunity to perform the holy Hajj. Of these, 4,564 pilgrims will be able to go for Hajj under government management and 53,585 under private management.

Noted that the Holy Hajj flight started from Bangladesh on June 5 and the last Hajj flight will leave Dhaka on July 4.

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