Hyderabad: The Telangana State Haj Committee, at its meeting today, finalized arrangements for selection of Haj pilgrims for Haj 2019 through Computerized Draw of Lots (Qurrah) on January 12 at 11 am in Haj House. Home Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali will inaugurate the Qurrah.
Mohammed Masiullah Khan, Chairman, State Haj Committee presided over the meeting, which also finalized the process of selection of Khadim ul Hujja (Haj Officers) by conducting an interview of candidates to scrutinize their mental and physical fitness. The Committee on the suggestion of Abu Talha Amjad decided to waive off collection of expenses from AP State Haj Committee towards food and accommodation of pilgrims from AP as a gesture of traditional hospitality of Telangana State.
The Committee also decided to conduct Haj Orientation Training Programs in Hyderabad and in the districts. The Committee felicitated Special Officer on his successful visit of Makkah KSA as a Building Selection Committee member, which selected good quality accommodation there for stay of Indian Haj pilgrims.
Members of the Haj Committee Mohammed Fareeduddin MLC, Mohammed Saleem MLC & Chairman Waqf Board, Mohammed Farooq Hussain MLC, Arif Ahmed , Abdul Khader, Mr. Hafiz Mohammed Laiq Khan, Mohammed Abu Talha Amjad Mr. Imtiaz Khan, MR. Mohammed Arifuddin participated in the deliberations. Special Officer Prof. S.A. Shukoor presented a report on all agenda items.