New Delhi | The Central Hajj Committee has announced the quotas for various states for this year’s Hajj. Of the 56,601 seats allotted by the Central Hajj Committee, 55,164 seats were allotted to the states. Accordingly, 5747 pilgrims from Kerala will get the opportunity to perform Hajj this time. If vacant seats from other states are also added, more people from Kerala may get the opportunity.
This year’s Hajj will be open to those who have already been selected by lottery. The draw will take place between the 26th and 30th of this month. Those selected after the draw will have to pay their passports and the full amount, state Hajj committee sources said.
The number to be paid on each cover will be available on the Hajj Committee website after the draw. The exact date will be announced later, Hajj committee sources said.