Hajj pilgrims

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

More than 400 Hajj pilgrims stuck at Dhaka airport for nearly 8 hrs

More than 400 Hajj passengers were stuck at the Dhaka Airport for around eight hours yesterday (June 18, 2022).

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Do not drop off Madinah-bound Hajj pilgrims in Jeddah: Ministry warns Biman, Saudia

The Ministry of Religious Affairs has warned Biman Bangladesh and Saudia airlines over carrying hajj pilgrims to Jeddah, instead of taking them to their scheduled destination, Madinah, causing them immense difficulties.

June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022

Saudi-end immigration of hajj pilgrims at Dhaka airport couldn’t start today

Although the government had said that immigration of hajj pilgrims at the Saudi end will be completed at Dhaka airport from the first day of hajj flight, it has not happened today.

April 29, 2022
April 29, 2022

Hajj pilgrims must have Covid negative report to board flight

This year, hajj pilgrims have to carry negative report of Covid-19 test – done within 72 hours before boarding flight from Bangladesh.

April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022

Hajj flights from May 31, ticket price Tk 1.40 lakh: State Minister

This year’s Hajj flights will start from May 31, State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism M Mahbub Ali said today.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Hajj registration deadline deferred to April 8

Due to a lack of aspiring pilgrims for this year’s hajj, the religious affairs ministry today extended the deadline for registration till April 8.

March 20, 2019
March 20, 2019

Hajj Pilgrims: No more wait times at Saudi airports

Bangladeshi hajj pilgrims this year will not have to wait for completing the immigration process at Saudi Arabia airports as the Saudi government is going to do it in Dhaka.

March 22, 2018
March 22, 2018

Hajj registration deadline extended to April 1

The government extends the deadline by 10 days for the registration of Hajj pilgrims under private managements.

March 1, 2018
March 1, 2018

No police verification for Hajj pilgrims from this year

The intending Hajj pilgrims will not require any police verification from this year, Religious Affairs Minister Motiur Rahman says.

February 22, 2018
February 22, 2018

Airfare fixed at $1,575 for hajj pilgrims

The airfare for the hajj pilgrims this year is fixed at 1575 US dollars.