The Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board said over one thousand Kaduna pilgrims had returned from Saudi Arabia after performing 2019 Hajj.

The Board Spokesman Yunusa Abdullahi announced the arrival of second batch of the state’s pilgrims in a statement issued in Kaduna.

He said the airline carrying the pilgrims arrived Kaduna International Airport with over five hundred forty pilgrims, while five hundred and forty six had earlier arrived.

A total of three thousand five, hundred forty-four pilgrims performed hajj from Kaduna State this year.