Nizam Awqaf Committee (NAC) will conduct draw of Hajj aspirants of Azizia Category to provide free-of-charge stay in Rubat at Makkah to the selected pilgrims, on July 19 at 4 pm, at Chowmahalla Palace, Khilwat. 607 pilgrims will be selected through drawing of lots.
Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali and Rubat Caretaker Husain Mohammed Al-Shareef will formally inaugurate the draw. Special Officer Hajj Committee Prof. S A Shukoor told that pilgrims belonging to the 10 districts of Telangana, 3 of Maharashtra and 4 districts of Karnataka will be included in the draw.
He told that although accommodation for 678 seats has been confirmed by the Rubat Caretaker, draw will be held for only 607 pilgrims as 10 percent seats are allotted to the family of Nizam.