Khartoum: Social & Cultural Development Sector has held today Wednesday 17/January/2018 a meeting at the premises of Haj (pilgrimage ) and Umra (lesser Haj) chaired by professor Sumeiya Abu Kashawa , Deputy Prime Minister , Minister of High Education & Scientific Research.
The meeting was briefed on the final report of the season of Haj 1438 H -2017 whereby the report affirmed the full execution of electronic systems in all Haj operations represented in the operations of electronic applications and the selection of the applicant by a toss up , electronic payment, visas committees.
The report outlined the firm coordination between the relevant agencies and the progress of guidance and awareness operations in addition to the operation of pilgrims selection , facilitating all their batching operations, up to their arrival at the sacred lands via airports and ports in addition to the services delivered to the pilgrims at the different tracks . the general health condition , the arrangements of their return to their country and correcting all aspects of shortcomings .
The sector further hailed the efforts exerted by Haj and Umra Administration in developing and simplifying all arrangements for the pilgrims and recommended the preparation of general guidelines to be adopted in Haj procedures by the center and the states and monitoring their execution via the program of electronic government .
Meanwhile the sector inspected progress of work at the departments of Haj and Umra and listened to a report on the progress of electronic operations a.