Haj agency cited for pilgrimage work

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THE Department of Haj Management at the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) received a token of appreciation from the Establishment of Southeast Asia Haj Pilgrims in Mekah, Saudi Arabia for the successful management of Haj affairs conducted last year.

In a statement issued by MoRA yesterday, it said that among the criteria leading to the success was the department’s compliance to the regulations set by Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Haj and Umrah, which includes excellent organisation of the pilgrims’ transportation and accommodations.

The statement also said that Sheikh Saud Damanhuri from Muassasah Council of Southeast Asia Haj Pilgrims presented the token to MoRA’s Acting Director of Haj Management, Hj Abdullah Hj Mohamad. The event took place on June 2 at the Office of the Establishment of Southeast Asia Haj Pilgrims in Mekah. – Rosera Mohd

The Brunei Times