Thai Hajj pilgrims ready to return to Thailand


BANGKOK, 9 October 2014 Thailand is ready to facilitate the return trip for Thai-Muslim pilgrims as today is the last day of Hajj. The first flight leaving Saudi Arabia for Thailand will begin tomorrow.

According to Associate Professor Dr. Isma-ae Alee, an adviser to the Hajj committee, the Department of Hajj Affairs has already organized a group of people in Mecca to facilitate the return trip for Thai pilgrims. They will be assured of their transportation to the airport and their identification papers.

Dr. Isma-ae Alee told their family members in Thailand to have confidence in the process. Their loved ones will return to Thailand safe and sound. Thai Airways has also already prepared 10 flights flying from Jeddah to Hat Yai International Airport and Narathiwas.