Hajj: (Hajj training of intending pilgrims to commence from July 21


ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony will start countrywide Hajj training programmes for intending pilgrims of Government Hajj Scheme from July 21.

According to a senior official of the ministry, these programmes will enable the intending pilgrims to perform Hajj rituals in Saudi Arabia in accordance with teachings of the Holy Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH).

The training programmes will continue for over one month. The training will be imparted with the help of modules, charts, maps, sketches, lectures and videos.

The Ministry has already started the process of acquiring 80,000 informative booklets and 80,000 video CDs for distribution among the intending pilgrims free of charge.