Kaaba Mataf to be reserved for Umrah pilgrims during Ramadan

Kaaba Mataf to be reserved for Umrah pilgrims during Ramadan

Narrator Desk Srinagar: The Mataf, the open white circumambulation area around the Holy Kaaba in the Grand Mosque in Makkah, will be allocated exclusively for people performing Umrah during Ramadan, reports said Monday. The order by the King aims to help the men and women perform their Umrah with greater ease since the area becomes […]

Mirwaiz Umar, mother to get passports for Umrah

Mirwaiz Umar, mother to get passports for Umrah

Narrator Correspondent Srinagar: Indian government is issuing passports to Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and his mother with permission to visit one only country, Saudi Arabia, for pilgrimage, a media report said Sunday. The government was “initially reluctant” to grant the passports to Mirwaiz. It later agreed to his request to take his […]