A Haj pilgrim from Hyderabad Janab Mohammed Iqbal aged 63 years Cover No. APF-2912-3-0 passed away in the early hours of today 5th December 2013 in Makkah Mukarramah, KSA. He had gone on Haj pilgrimage along with his son Ali Baba and daughter in law on 4th October 2013 and was scheduled to return back on 8-11-2013.
]he fell ill after the Haj was over and was admitted in the hospital on the complaint of kidney problem, where he went in coma. He was under treatment there. His daughter in-law returned back to Hyderabad on 08-11-2013 as per schedule while his son stayed back in Makkah to attend to his ailing father, but on the advice of the Indian Haj Mission and Counsul General of India Jeddah he also returned back on 15-11-2013. The AP State Haj Committee arranged for his Visit Visa and he again went to Makkah to attend to his father. He reached yesterday only and the Haj pilgrim passed away at 1:00 AM (KSA Time). Due to the efforts of the State Haj Committee he was able to visit Makkah and was
Namaz-e-Janaza was performed after Maghrib prayers today in Haram-e-Sharif and burial took place in the graveyard of Makkah. Janab Mohammed Ahmadullah Minister for Minorities Welfare, Prof. S. A. Shukoor Special Officer and Janab Abdul Hameed Executive Officer and staff members of the AP State Haj Committee condoled on the death of the Haji and expressed their sympathies to the bereaved family.