Hajj: (First Hajj flight leaves for Saudi Arabia from Karachi)

ISLAMABAD: The first Hajj flight with 150 pilgrims left for Saudi Arabia from Karachi on Sunday morning. The first flight of PIA will take pilgrims to the Saudi Arabia from Karachi today (Monday).

Pre-Hajj operation will continue till November 16. In all, 143,368 persons would perform Hajj from Pakistan this year, half of them under Government scheme and the remaining through private hajj organizers.