Iran seriously pursuing fate of missing Hajj pilgrims

Khorramabad, Nov 8, IRNA – Head of Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Saeed Ohadi said on Sunday that pursuing the fate of the Iranian pilgrims who went missing after the Hajj stampede in Mina near Mecca is among Iran’s main demands from Saudi officials.

Ohadi said that 25 Iranian pilgrims are still missing.

He said that during his recent visit to Saudi Arabia, the DNA of the Iranian missing pilgrims was delivered to Saudi officials and they are expected to announce the results of their investigations within the next 10 days.

By IRNA