Qadri Demands Enhancing Pakistan Hajj Quota By 50,000
Faizan Hashmi 3 years ago Sun 09th September 2018 | 07:21 PM
ISLAMABAD, Sep 9 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 9th Sep, 2018 ) :Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Sahibzada Noor-ul-Haq Qadri Sunday asked Saudi government to increase Pakistan Hajj quota from 40,000 to 50,000 for Hajj 2019 and providing more facilities to Pakistani Umrah pilgrims.
Talking to Minister of Culture and Information of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dr. Awwad Bin Saleh Al-Awwad, he demanded provision of land for establishing Pakistan Houses in Makkah Mukarma and Madina Munawwara to facilitate Pakistani pilgrims.
Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Sahibzada Noor-ul-Haq Qadri thanked Saudi minister for visiting Pakistan. Both ministers also discussed the matters of mutual interest. Both agreed to enhance bilateral relations.
Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain, Saudi ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf Bin Saeed Ahmad Al-Maliki, Secretary Religious Affairs Mumtaz Ali Shah and officials of ministry were also present on the occasion.