Of the deceased, 69 are male and 22 are female
Hajj is a powerful manifestation of gratitude, unity, and submission to the divine. This journey holds immense significance in the hearts of Muslims as they strive to fulfil one of the five pillars of Islam. If you are about to set off for hajj, you have surely prepared yourself for all the major parts of it.
Corruption in hajj management has come to the limelight after the publication of two reports
Government must prevent corruption in hajj operations
At least 200 of the 218 officials the government is sending to Saudi Arabia to assist the Bangladeshi medical and technical team during hajj do not have any technical training or background in medicine.
Four more flights of Biman Bangladesh Airlines will leave Dhaka for Jeddah with Hajj pilgrims at different times today
Say sources at hajj office say; HAAB, ATAB leaders fear that Saudi govt might reduce quota for Bangladesh next year
Saudi Arabia has announced that there is no age limit for performing hajj this year
Amid widespread criticism over the exorbitant cost of hajj packages this year, the religious affairs ministry today said there is no scope for the government to reduce the cost