Passports for the Haj Applicants to be issued on priority

, 6:51 PM IST

Regional Passport Officer Ashwini Sattaru has assured that Passports to the Haj aspirants would be issued on priority basis.

She gave this assurance to Telangana State Haj Committee Special Officer Prof. S. A. Shukoor here on Wednesday when the later represented the matter to her and request for early issuance of Passports to those of the applicants whose Police Clearance Report has already been issued, so that they may be able to submit their Haj Applications in time. He presented a list of such applicants whose Police Clearance Report was received by the RPO.

He also requested that Passport may also be issued to such applicants whom the slot was given after February 15, 2016, as it is the last date for submitting the Haj Application Forms. Deputy Passport Officer Madan Mohan and SHC AEO Irfan Shareef were also present on this occasion. (INN)