PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT HAJJ PACKAGES IN PAKISTAN COMPLETE DETAILS
The building of Islam has five main pillars Hajj is one of them. It is obligatory for every Muslim if he or she has enough money to afford it. Every year millions of Muslims gather in Makkah to offer hajj. This is an example of Muslim harmony in the world. No one is distinguished from the other. Everyone is treated equally. Due to the large amount of Muslim population the Saudi government has made a quota for every country. So that every year they can accommodate them according to the places.
When it comes to traveling for Hajj, there are two main options that people consider: a private or government package. Each option has its own set of pros and cons, so it can be difficult to decide which is the best option for you. In this blog post, we will take a look at both private and government Hajj packages in Pakistan and give you a complete breakdown of the benefits and drawbacks of each. We hope this information will help you make an informed decision about which type of Hajj package is right for you.
For those who are not able to make the journey themselves, there are private and government Hajj packages available in Pakistan. In this blog post, we will discuss the different types of government and private Hajj packages available in Pakistan. We will also provide you with a comparison chart so that you can decide which package is best for you. Finally, we will give you some tips on how to prepare for your Hajj journey
IMPORTANT NOTICE :
A whole world is facing the problem of pandemic covid-19. So due to which the hajj of the year 2020 was affected and the same happened with 2023 hajj. But it is most likely will be offered this year 2023 and the saudi government will allow this year.
As people were anxiously waiting for the hajj 2023 policy and scheme. So now the good step is taken by the Government and it has given all the details regarding the hajj packages. This scheme announced by the Government includes everything like the application submission process, registration dates, eligibility criteria, the prices of whole packages, and the draw results methods. Now we will discuss in detail of bus hajj scheme 2023.
This whole scheme announced by the Government is made by the ministry of religious affairs and interfaith harmony of Pakistan. They handle all these kinds of religious affairs and hajj processes. This ministry is presided by minister Noor-ul-Haq Qadri. He has announced the complete details of the hajj policy and scheme 2023.
Now we will discuss the details of the packages. The policy has allowed 81132 Pakistani people to become pilgrims of the hajj in 2023. These seats include both the seats of Government tickets and the private tickets for pilgrims. About 60 percent of these will be allocated for the people who will perform hajj under the government quota scheme and about 40 percent of the pilgrims will perform under the private scheme.
The process of application will be started very soon. This will be done through the online system. The government will receive applications online this year. It will be done by the portal made by the Government. But all applications submission will be through any of the bank branches of Pakistan in the whole country. This manual hajj application process will be received by different branches of banks in all cities. The people who are interested to perform hajj this year have to bring their CNIC, computerized generated passport, and medical certificate to the nearest banks within the given deadline for the application forms. They have to follow the dates and whole schedule for hajj.
The applicants have to take the application form from the nearest bank branch, then they have to fill it in according to the given instructions, and then they have to submit it to the same bank branch before the deadline for the hajj application forms.
GOVERNMENT HAJJ PACKAGES 2023:
As you receive the application form it has mentioned all the details. After you have submitted the application form for Hajj, the process for all four zones of Pakistan have been mentioned on it. These zones include west, east, north, and south.
People who have offered hajj in the previous 5 years are not allowed to apply this year because the government wanted to give the opportunity to other people as a lot of people are interested in offering hajj. They will not be allowed to submit their form for hajj.
PAKISTAN GOVERNMENT HAJJ PACKAGE PRICE :
The price of hajj is not the same as that of last year or before. It has been increased by the government because the Saudi government has implemented additional charges this year. The prices ls announced by the Government are different for the north and south zones. They both have some different discounted prices. The price after discount for the North zone is 490,000 Pakistani rupees and for the South, zone is 480,000 Pakistani rupees. The government package has all the facilities which are required during the performing of hajj. Each Female pilgrim will be given female helpers along with their mahram male. While only one male helper will be available for male pilgrims. The government mostly prefers old people first to perform hajj and select them. Other facilities including accommodation will be available throughout the hajj journey at Makkah, Madina, and Minna.
Government hajj Price around Rs.400000 to Rs.700000 in Pakistan.
GOVERNMENT HAJJ SCHEME 2023 DATES :
The scheme dates have not yet been announced by the Government. Most probably these will be released by the Pakistani government at the end of February or the start of march 2023. It will be announced officially on the ministry pages, in official newspapers, and on television news channels. It will be also displayed by the banks.
APPLICATION FORMS FOR HAJJ 2023 :
Every year government allowed banks to issue application forms of hajj to the interested candidates. When the forms are available on banks they announced them on their websites and in newspapers so that people can get easy access to them. The application forms for hajj 2023 are not available yet. The government will most probably announce them at the end of April 2023 and will be available at the following banks :
National bank of Pakistan, Bank of Punjab, Meezan Bank, Allied Bank, Habib Bank Limited, Bank Al-Falah, Bank Al Habib, Faysal bank, Habib metro bank, United bank limited, MCB bank limited, Zarai taraqaiti bank.
All these banks announce the availability of hajj application forms 2023 as these will be available on them.
HAJJ 2023 LATEST NEWS PAKISTAN :
Due to pandemic covid-19, still, now the government has not announced yet and as all the commercial flights are not operating yet. As soon as the possible government announced the flights the schedule for hajj will be announced then. All these updates will be available on this website as the government will announce them.
METHOD OF FORM SUBMISSION :
- As soon as possible the forms are available then if you are interested in hajj 2023, get the form from your nearby bank.
- First of all, you have to fill the form according to the given instructions in a proper way.
- Then attach your computerized readable passport and a copy of your CNIC.
- After all this, you have to submit it back to the same bank from where you got this form.
Once you have done with the application form submission the officials sitting in the ministry will check your all details and documents and will approve that form. After approval, they will put it into the lucky draw. As the government announced the results of the lucky draw they will let you know. The selected candidates’ list will be available on their official website. The selected candidates will be then called for further proceedings.
All these details were of the government hajj packages 2023.
The same goes for the private hajj packages 2023 but the charges and prices of packages are different from government packages. Different private companies are working and allow thousands of pilgrims every year to offer hajj in the private costs. Companies help the people in guiding all the processes of hajj applications till the end.
This year the hajj is expected to be performed on the Hajj 2023 will begin in the evening of Thursday, 7 July, and end in the evening of Tuesday, 12 July Dates may vary. All pilgrims visit the beautiful khana Kaaba and offer prayers in Makkah and perform hajj. Those applicants who are selected for the hajj are the world’s luckiest people. They have the world’s most beautiful feeling of performing hajj. May Allah call every Muslim to hajj.
I hope your all doubts are cleared now regarding application forms and hajj policy and schedule of the Government. All other updates regarding the hajj will be available here. If you like it then kindly share it with your friends and family members.