Some of the country's intending haj pilgrims are now in the Holy City of Makkah Al-Mukarramah, joining hundreds and thousands of pilgrims from other countries. The intending pilgrims are those using the Straits Central Agencies Sendirian Berhad's haj package.
139 intending pilgrims arrived at the holy city of Makkah at about 8 in the evening local time after an 8-hour journey from the holy city of Medina. Some intending haj pilgrims using the SCA package will reside at the Rayhan hotel, while the others will stay at the Al Massa hotel.
Source: Radio Television Brunei