JAMMU, July 13: District Development Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar flagged off 1st batch of 46 Hajj pilgrims of Jammu district here today.
S P South, Vinay Sharma, team of civil and police officers, besides a large number of people were present to see off the pilgrims.
Interacting with the pilgrims, the DDC congratulated for getting the opportunity to perform holy Hajj. He also wished them safe and secure pilgrimage and appealed them to pray for peace and prosperity of the state.
The group of pilgrims including 17 women left in buses from Hajj House Jammu to New Delhi International Airport from where they will take international flight to Saudi Arabia.