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Haj pilgrim from Sangareddy dies in Makkah

Haj pilgrim from Sangareddy dies in Makkah
An aerial view shows Muslim pilgrims circumambulating the Kaaba, Islam's holiest shrine, at the Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca on September 3, 2017, during the annual Hajj pilgrimage. / AFP PHOTO / BANDAR ALDANDANI

A Haji, Syed Muqtar Ahmed, hailing from Sangareddy died at Al-Noor Hospital in Makkah in early hours of Thursday. He was 64.

He had gone on pilgrimage, along with his wife Rizwana Parveen Begum, on 15th August from Hyderabad. After performing Haj he had returned back to Makkah from Mina and was admitted to Al-Noor Hospital Makka for Excretory Problem three days ago. He was buried in Jannatul Hujjaj, Makkah Mukarammah this afternoon after Namaz Zohar.

Telangana State Haj Committee Special Officer Prof. S. A. Shukoor consoled the bereaved family members and prayed that his soul may rest in peace. (INN)