The Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has said that over one thousand six hundred pilgrims have returned home in three flights after successful 2019 Hajj.

The Board’s Spokesman, Yunusa Abdullahi said in a statement that the third flight arrived yesterday Wednesday evening with five hundred and fifty four pilgrims. It added that the fourth flight was expected to bring more pilgrims today Thursday.

The statement explained that all the pilgrims were given five litres of Zamzam holy water each while claiming their luggage at the Hajj Transit Camp, Mando.

The total number of pilgrims that performed the 2019 Hajj from Kaduna State is three thousand, five hundred and forty four.