55654 Hajj pilgrims return home...

55654 Hajj pilgrims return home

  Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:26 AM, 6 August 2022   Updated: 06:47 PM, 6 August 2022



After performing the holy Hajj in Saudi Arabia, 55,654 pilgrims have returned home. Besides, 25 Bangladeshi pilgrims have died during Hajj this year. 18 of them are male and seven are female.

IT Helpdesk Hajj Bulletin of the Ministry of Religious Affairs informed this on Saturday (Auguest 6).

Holy Hajj was celebrated on 8th July. About 8 lakh 99 thousand 353 people from different countries have performed Hajj this year. Among them, 60 thousand 146 people from Bangladesh performed Hajj.

The return flight of pilgrims started on July 14. It will end on August 8.