Maldivians have begun departing to Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage.
The first group, consisting of 286 pilgrims under Hajj Corporation, departed on Mega Maldives at 11:45 a.m. today. This included ten officials of Ministry of Islamic Affairs.
An official of Islamic Ministry told Sun Online that an ‘advance team’ had already arrived in Saudi Arabia.
Hajj Corporation has organised [...]