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2nd Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 18 June, 2022 12:00 AM
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Another Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim died in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) on Thursday.

The information was revealed by the daily Hajj bulletin of information technology (IT) help desk of the Ministry of Religious Affairs on Friday.

The deceased Hajj pilgrim was identified as Nurul Amin, 64, from Noakhali, according to a daily Hajj bulletin from the Ministry of Religious Affairs.  His passport number is EF0758006. He died in Makkah al-Mukarramah.

Earlier, Jahangir Kabir, 59, a Bangladeshi pilgrim, died in Makkah on June 11. He was a resident of Chapainawabganj.

Some 15,724 Bangladeshi pilgrims have reached the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) till 2:00am on Friday, said the bulletin.