The Telangana State Haj Committee Chairman Mohammed Saleem led a team of officers to inspect the GMR Airport in Shamshabad on Tuesday to ensure better facilities for Haj pilgrims attending Haj this year. They checked the main terminal and arrangements for the departure of Haj pilgrims. The team inspected areas for wazu and Namaz, holding area, exit gate, immigration counters, security check, space for zam-zam storage, its security and location, and conveyor belt on arrival at the main terminal building of GMR airport.
Mohammed Saleem instructed RGI Airport authorities and GMR officials to make necessary departure arrangements for Haj pilgrims at the main terminal. He urged authorities to provide all facilities to the Haj pilgrims to make Haj-2023 a grand success.
Around 8,000 Haj pilgrims from Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Maharashtra are scheduled to depart from RGI Airport Shamshabad on June 7.