The Hajj Board has confirmed the death of three Ghanaian pilgrims during this year’s Hajj in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
One of the victims died while boarding the aircraft, the second person passed on after observing the rituals in Mecca while the third pilgrim died at a medical facility.
The deceased, who
They were welcomed by the Deputy Minister of Interior, Mr Henry Quartey, and other Islamic clerics.
In all, a total of 5,700 Ghanaian pilgrims performed this year’s Hajj.
The chairman described this year’s Hajj pilgrimage as one of the best organised.
Sheikh Quaye said apart from ensuring the security and safety of the pilgrims, they were also provided with healthy meals.