Hajj 2019: Increase in Package: End of Subsidy: Thinking to Reduce the Stay
Duration of Hajj stay 30 Days:- According the government Hajj Package Scheme, 30 to 40 thousand rupees increase in Hajj package. Islamabad (Syed Qaiser Shah) for the Hajj 2019, the increase in government package, subsidy ended and the stay reduced to 40 to 30 days is advised and the government and ministry is taking a look at it.
In Hajj Next year 2019 AD/1440 AH, there are chances of increase in the Government Hajj scheme of about 30-40 thousand rupees, and because of which the total package of Government Hajj Scheme will be increased from 2 Lac and 80 thousand to 3 Lac 20 thousand, by the increase in the price of Dollar, the Government Hajj scheme price can also be increase more.
According to the sources, the government Hajj scheme and the previous Government’s package and the accessories’ details will be presented to the Prime Minister, different advises will also be given to Prime minister on Government Scheme.
Hajj Seasons in the tenure of PMLN Government (2013-2018)
Prime minister Nawaz Sharif Government has not increased the hajj due from 2013 to 2018. While the hajj arrangement had also remained good in this tenure. While first hajj season during PTI’s Imran Khan is going to be held next year of 2019 AD. Pakistani currency (PKR) has been lost its value already. Saudi Riyal has reached at 35 Rupees and US dollar is touching at Rs.136.
Note:- This news report has been published in daily Urdu newspaper of Dunya today on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in the Lahore edition at last page.