The Minister of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has announced the Hajj 2024 Application Date and registration will be accepted from November 27- 2023 to December 12-2023. The selection process will be fair and transparent, ensuring equal opportunities for all applicants .If you wish to apply for Hajj 2024, you can visit the official website of the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony. The otsresults.pk website will provide you with all the necessary guidelines and instructions for the application process. For more information on the Hajj policy and packages, you can visit this page. Here we will provide you with all the relevant details regarding the policy and packages for Hajj 2024.
Hajj 2024 Application Date
The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has announced that the Hajj application process for 2024 will open on November 27th and close on December 12th.
How to Apply for Hajj 2024
There are two ways to apply for Hajj 2024:
Online: The online application process is the most convenient way to apply. Applicants can visit the official Hajj portal and submit their applications online .Click here to Apply
In-person: Applicants can also apply in person at the designated Hajj offices in their respective cities
Hajj 2024 Application Date [Packages & Guideline]
Hajj 2024 Basic Facilities
As part of the government Hajj program, pilgrims will receive the following Basic Facilities:
- Hajj training
- Medical services in Saudi Arabia
- Round-trip flight tickets
- Comprehensive transportation
- 5 liters of Zamzam water
Hajj Package 2024
Long Hajj Package:
Duration: Up to 42 days, including 8 days in Madina
Southern regions (Karachi, Quetta, Sukkur): Rs. 1,065,000
Northern regions: Rs. 1,075,000
Eligibility: Overseas Pakistanis
Payment: US dollars
Nomination: Possible to nominate someone else
Northern region: $3,800
Southern regions: $3,765
Short Hajj Package:
Duration: Maximum of 25 days
Southern region: Rs. 1,140,000
Northern regions: Rs. 1,150,000
Sponsorship Scheme Cost:
Northern region: $4,015
Southern regions: $4,050
Hajj Applicants Important Guideline
Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for the Hajj application:
1. Hold a CNIC issued by NADRA.
2. Have a passport valid until December 16, 2024.
3. A passport application token will also be accepted.
To apply, visit the Ministry’s website or contact a designated bank. You must deposit the Hajj application and expenses at a designated bank.
Please note the following guidelines:
1. All members of a group must select the same Hajj package.
2. The selected package cannot be changed during the stay in Saudi Arabia.
Exceptions to the eligibility criteria:
1. Men and women who have performed Hajj between 2017 and 2023 are not eligible to apply, except for men accompanying women who haven’t performed Hajj during this period (as per Mehram). The Sponsorship Scheme is exempt from this restriction.
2. Women can perform Hajj without their male guardian if they meet the following conditions:
a. They have permission from their parents/husband.
b. They are part of a women’s group.
c. They are not concerned about potential disturbances or dangers during the Hajj pilgrimage.
Pilgrims over the age of 80 must be accompanied by an attendant.
There are 25,000 seats reserved for the Sponsorship Hajj Scheme on a “first-come, first-served” basis. The remaining seats are reserved for the Regular Hajj Scheme, which will be decided through a draw.
For the Sponsorship Hajj Scheme, you must send the name, ID card, and contact details of the Hajj pilgrim along with the required amount to the Ministry’s dollar account in Pakistani banks from abroad.
Before departure for Hajj, you must provide a fitness certificate. Overseas Pakistanis should submit a medical fitness certificate issued from abroad or submit a simple affidavit stating that they are healthy and will obtain a medical fitness certificate from Pakistan before their Hajj flight.
Hajj 2024 Application Submission Deadline
The religious affairs ministry has declared the Hajj 2024 application submission deadline is 12th December 2023.
Hajj Policy 2024
Minister Aneeq has also revealed the Hajj Policy 2024, which includes measures for pilgrim comfort such as free essential items and enhanced connectivity with a mobile SIM featuring 7 GB data. The Hajj package includes separate two-bed and three-bedrooms in Makkah, subject to availability, with additional charges for families. Eligibility criteria exclude individuals who performed Hajj from 2017 to 2023, with exceptions for ‘Mahram’ of a woman going on Hajj for the first time and those in the sponsorship scheme. Women can apply for Hajj without a ‘Mahram,’ provided they submit an affidavit stating permission from parents or husbands and assurance of safe travel.