First hajj flight flies from Islamabad


The first flight of the Hajj operation under the ‘Road to Makkah’ initiative will begin from the Islamabad airport in the wee hours of June 06.The first flight of the Hajj operation will depart at 03:30 in the morning on June 06. The second flight will also fly from Islamabad airport at 08:30 AM. Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is also expected to arrive on the occasion.

The first Hajj flight from Multan will leave at 4:30 in the evening on June 06, while from Lahore at 1:55 AM in the night.All special and government Hajj flights from Peshawar, have been re-route through the Islamabad airport.

The Saudi Arabia has launched the ‘Road to Makkah’ initiative in five countries including Pakistan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Morocco and Bangladesh.