SRINAGAR: According to the Executive Officer, State Haj Committee, S Qamar Sajjad, the arrival of Haj flights would commence from August 28. The relatives who wish to receive their pilgrims at the airport have been informed that they can collect vehicle passes from their concerned DC Offices two days before the date of flight arrival.
Those belonging to Srinagar district have been asked to collect the passes from Haj House Bemina. The passes can be obtained against xerox copies of pilgrim identity cards containing their cover numbers. According to Divisional Commissioner Kashmir attendants of Hajis would be issued multi-colour passes for entering the airport. Only one vehicle would be allowed to enter the airport premises from Humhama, in which one driver and one relative will accompany the pilgrim at departure point.