The Taraba State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has completed the 2022 Hajj operation with the arrival of the last batch of 131pilgrims from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Friday
The 131 pilgrims who were on board a Maxair Airline number NGL 2048 landed at the Yola International Airport, Jimeta, Via Katsina and Abuja at about 6:32pm
It would be recalled that, the Taraba State pilgrims began their journey back home after the completion of the Hajj rites with the first batch of 536 pilgrims on Saturday July 31, 2022.
In all, the total number of pilgrims airlifted by the Taraba Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board to the holy land for the spiritual exercise and successfully brought back home safely is 668, apart from the missing Pilgrim (Hassana Abdullahi Bamuza).
Meanwhile, some of the pilgrims who commented on the 2022 Hajj, appreciated the Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board and the State Government for giving their welfare a priority.