BAHAWALPUR - First Haj flight of Pakistan International Airlines with 73 intended pilgrims will leave for Jeddah. According to the PIA’s representative, the flight will leave at 6:20pm from Sheik Zayed International Airport Rahim Yar Khan while the second flight will leave on September 10 with 158 pilgrims at 1:45pm. The third flight will leave on September 11 at 1:45pm with 157 pilgrims from the airport. The pilgrims are advised to reach the airport 6 hours before the flight time and maximum of one person would be allowed to see off each passenger.

It was told that strict security arrangements have been made and for immigration, a special team of customs have been called from Multan.