Expresses concern over problems confronting Haji Sahibaan
Srinagar, Aug 02: Castigating State Hajj Authorities for mismanagement of Hajj 2017, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G.A.Mir today expressed serious concern over the treatment meted out to Hajis under the garb of categories they were entitled for.
In a statement to KNS, G.A. Mir lashed out at the Hajj authorities for misleading Hajis under the garb of categories as Green and Azizya, as that, Hajji Sahiban as usual every year opt for availing facilities under Green and Aziziya Category.
Mentioning that this is unfortunate that before leaving for Hajj pilgrimage they (Hajji’s) were, reportedly informed about the change in their respective categories, causing great inconvenience to them especially aged people while performing their Hajj, as they have to cover a long distance to perform their Hajj from the place they have been allotted accommodation.
G.A.Mir while blaming the State Hajj Authorities for failing to ensure proper arrangements to Hajjis, emphasized the need to ensure proper arrangements to Hajjis especially aged, who are facing great inconvenience to perform due to the change in their respective categories.
He described the approach of Hajj Authorities as lackadaisical, which needs to be corrected on war footing basis. (KNS)