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Yogi Adityanath govt removes UP Haj Committee secretary over saffron paint row

On January 13, UP Haj Minister issued a notice to RP Singh seeking clarification on the incident of Lucknow's Haj House painted saffron.

Jan 16, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

Why was saffron wall repainted? UP government asks Haj Committee

The Yogi Adityanath government has decided to seek a clarification from the Uttar Pradesh Haj Committee over the re-painting of its office boundary wall which had been given a saffron coat, a state minister said.

Jan 16, 2018, 17:18 PM IST

Haj committee received 4,48,266 applications this year: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

India has a Haj quota of 1,70,025. Of this, 1,25,05 pilgrims travel through the HCI. The remaining devotees undertake the annual pilgrimage through private tour operators.

Jul 26, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Haj committee providing orientation to Kashmiri pilgrims in Srinagar

The Haj Committee of India has initiated an orientation training programme for Kashmiri pilgrims ahead of this year`s `Haj` to Mecca.

Jun 15, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

First batch of Haj pilgrims from J&K to leave on August 10

Nearly 6,500 pilgrims from Jammu and Kashmir would perform Haj this year and the first batch would leave for Saudi Arabia on August 10, officials said on Thursday.

Jul 29, 2016, 00:37 AM IST

MP should get Haj quota as per 2011 census: Qureshi

Terming the present Haj quota for 3,000 pilgrims as insufficient, the Madhya Pradesh Haj Committee on Sunday demanded that the Centre should give this quota as per the 2011 census to the state.

Aug 30, 2015, 21:05 PM IST

Gujarat BJP Minority leader, son killed in clash; two held

BJP's minority cell leader in Gujarat Iliyas Khan Pathan and his son were allegedly killed in a clash with a rival group here, police said on Sunday.

Aug 24, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

J&K to discuss direct Haj flight with Centre

Jammu and Kashmir government will hold a meeting with the Centre next week to press for the resumption of a direct flight from Srinagar to Saudi Arabia during Haj this year.

Aug 14, 2012, 16:26 PM IST

`J&K govt pursuing case of missing Haj pilgrim`

The State Haj Committee is pursuing the case of missing J&K resident Ghulam Mohammad Shah with Saudi authorities, the Jammu and Kashmir govt said.

Mar 09, 2012, 23:47 PM IST

Haryana Haj Committee to accept applications

Haryana State Haj Committee
reviewed its preparations for the forthcoming Haj Yatra
in its meeting held here.

Jan 14, 2012, 18:30 PM IST

Delhi HC directive to Centre on National Haj Committee

The Delhi High Court today
directed the Centre to nominate a person except one who has
taken part in the election for National Haj Committee to look
into all works for this year`s Haj pilgrimage arrangements.

Jul 26, 2010, 22:07 PM IST

Allahabad HC issues notice to Haj committee

The Allahabad High Court has
issued a notice to the Haj Committee of India CEO on a PIL seeking reimbursement to Hajis of
the amount charged from them at the start of the pilgrimage
but not utilized during the course of it.

Jul 23, 2010, 22:52 PM IST