First group of Iranian Hajj pilgrims arrive in Tehran

85,200 Iranians to go to Hajj this year

MNA – Head of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Hamid Mohammadi said on Wednesday that 85,200 Iranians pilgrims will attend Hajj al-Tamattu this year.

Speaking in Golestan province this morning, Hamid Mohammadi said that according the schedule, the Iranian pilgrims will embark on their trip on July 18th and they will stay in Saudi Arabia something between 31 to 40 days.

The head of the Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization said about the facilities and services that will be provided to the Iranian pilgrims, saying that providing services to more than 85 thousand people is not an easy job and requires a lot of efforts and coordination.

Meanwhile, he stressed that all the necessary measures have been taken and required facilities and services such as hotels, flights, medical care etc. have been prepared to serve the pilgrims.