Saudi Arabia to enhance Pakistan Hajj quota

Saudi Arabia to enhance Pakistan Hajj quota

Saudi Arabia has expressed willingness to increase Hajj quota for Pakistan.

This was disclosed at a meeting between Minister for Religious Affairs and Inter-Faith Harmony Sardar Muhammad Yousaf and his Saudi counterpart Al-Sheikh Saleh Bin Abdul Aziz in Peshawar on Thursday.

Sardar Yousaf said that keeping in view the increasing population of the country, increase in the Hajj quota is need of the hour.

Saleh Bin Abdul Aziz lauded Pakistan's sacrifices in the war against terrorism.

During the meeting, they also discussed matters of bilateral interests and mutual cooperation.