Religious Ministry to Announce over 54,000 Hajj pilgrims 2014
ISLAMABAD, 22 May (Online): The Religious ministry is to announce the names of more than 54000 lucky Hajj pilgrims, today Friday, after finalizing computerized data of 1, 27,000 Hajj applicants.
The Federal Religious minister Sardar Yousaf would personally announce the list of these 54000 lucky ones, who would also be notified by mail. The applicants who failed in the balloting would also be notified through letters of regret, which would also carry the reasons, chiefly the aspect of “first come first served”.
Government had summoned applications on 21st April, according to which government was inundated by 1, 27,000 applications on the very first day, forcing authorities to stop any further acceptance of applications.