By; MOHAMMAD IBRAHIM, Kaduna
A total of 2,842 pilgrims of Kaduna State have so far returned home after performing this year’s Hajj in Saudi Arabia.
Kaduna State Pilgrims Welfare Board’s Public Relations Officer, Yunusa M Abdullahi disclosed this in a statement issued to newsmen in Kaduna.
According to him, the pilgrims returned by Medview and Max Air in six flights.
He explained that Medview returned 1,786 pilgrims while Max Air returned 1,078.
The board Image maker also said that the 6th batch with 542 pilgrims will return on Sunday via Max Air airline.
About 6,713 pilgrims performed hajj from Kaduna State this year.