MAKKAH: The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah announced on Monday that the registration of Hajj Applications from the Americas, Europe and Australia have closed and the results of the draw will be communicated to successful candidates from June 15th to June 18th.
The Motawif Platform, the only authorized platform for collecting Hajj Applications for western countries further said on its Twitter Account: “The draw takes place between the 13-14 of June and the results will be communicated between June, 15th, and 18th. We will reach out to all applicants selected by our electronic draw system.” Alternatively Users can also check their Application status on the Motawif Website.
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Answering another important question regarding assignment of quotas to each country, Motawif said: “Every country will have its quota as per the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah regulations. Hence, the draw will be separated as per the countrywide quota.”
According to the platform, first flights of Hujjaj are expected to arrive in the Kingdom from June 24th. However according to a source, this date may be extended to allow more time for Applicants to make arrangements.
Meanwhile, the draw results of domestic pilgrims will be communicated to successful candidates on Wednesday (June 15th) through a text message, the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah said in a statement.
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