The first Orientation Training Camp for Haj pilgrims by the Telangana State Haj Committee was held today in Malakpet.
Special Officer Telangana State Haj Committee Prof. S A Shukoor while presiding over the programme said that Hyderabad is an important Embarkation Point in the country as pilgrims from three states, Telangana, Karnataka Andhra Pradesh and part of Maharashtra are also likely to go from Hyderabad. He said that the Telangana State Haj Committee had made the best arrangements for the Haj pilgrims in the country and this year also more better arrangements would be made.
The well-known Muslim scholars Moulana Mufti Khaleel Ahmed Shaik ul Jamia Nizamia and Moulana Abdur Rasheed Talha have highlighted the rituals and their significance. Hafiz Qari Mohammed Nayeem Ahmed recited verses from Quraan, while Hafiz Ansaar Anwar rendered Na’at.