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Arrival of the Second Group of Brunei Darussalam Intending Pilgrims
August 13th, 2017 | 11:38 AM | 305 views
The Third Flight of Brunei Darussalam intending pilgrims is scheduled to depart the country tomorrow at 8.08 in the evening. Meanwhile, the second group of the country's intending pilgrims safely arrived in the Holy City of Madinah Al-Munawwarah at 9.40 in the evening local time. The flight carried 254 intending haj pilgrims using Haj packages from Darussalam Holdings Sendirian Berhad. They were accompanied by a doctor and 2 nurses. Present to greet their arrival at the Prince Mohammad bin Abdul Aziz International Airport in Madinah was His Excellency Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Yusof bin Haji Ismail, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Brunei Darussalam to Saudi Arabia, and wife.
While waiting for the arrival of the intending haj pilgrims, His Excellency had the opportunity to meet with Mohammad Abdurrahman Al Bejawi, Deputy Minister of Haj and Umar of Saudi Arabia, Madinah Branch, who is responsible for the visit affairs in Madinah Al-Munawarrah, and exchanged views. His Excellency also thanked the Ministry of Haj and Umrah of Saudi Arabia, Madinah Branch for the cooperation and services provided to the Brunei Haj pilgrims and also to the Brunei Darussalam Haj Management for Administration and Medical.
Also welcoming the intending pilgrims were Awang Haji Shahwall bin Hj Mustaffa, Acting Consul General of the Brunei Darussalam Consulate in Jeddah, Arab Saudi; Awang Hj Abdullah bin Hj Mohamad, Head of Haj Management Office for Administration and Awang Hj Mahmud bin Hj Mohamed, Managing Director of Syarikat Darussalam Holding Sendirian Berhad. Throughout their stay in Madinah, the intending pilgrims will reside in Dallah Taibah Hotel.
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