The group of intending haj pilgrims from the first haj flight using the Darussalam Holdings Sendirian Berhad package are now in the Holy city of Makkah. They have left the Dallah Tayiebah Hotel in Madinah around 3 in the afternoon, local time.

The intending pilgrims were transported using 3 busses. The first bus carries 30 haj pilgrims who have stayed at the AlGufran hotel. While the second and third buses carry 80 Haj pilgrims who have stayed at the Le Meridien hotel. The first delegation was accompanied by 2 medical officers. They have arrived at their respective hotels in Makkah around 11 in the evening and were welcomed with joyous by the hotel management.

Subsequently after dinner and resting, the Haj pilgrims were performing umrah at the masjidil haram. Upon arrival at the Le Meridien hotel, the Haj pilgrims were welcomed by Awang Hj Abdullah bin Hj Mohammd, the Head of Haj Management Office for Administration and officers from Syarikat Darussalam Holdings.

Source: Radio Television Brunei