Srinagar: The Executive Officer, J&K Hajj Committee Saturday issued a communiqué stating that as per the circular received from Hajj Committee of India, all the provisionally selected pilgrims are requested to deposit an advance of Rs 81,800 each upto April 7, 2023.
The payments can be made either online through www.hajcommittee.gov.in or in Hajj Committee of India account maintained with State Bank of India (SBI) or account maintained with UBI through any branch having core banking system by using unique Bank Reference Number in the Specified pay-in-slip on the website.
"In addition, the pilgrims of Kashmir division are also advised to deposit a hard copy of the pay-in-slip along with the original passport at Hajj House, Bemina, Srinagar by or before April 10, 2023," reads the notification.
The notification also states that the provisionally selected pilgrims of Jammu division should deposit the aforesaid documents in their respective Deputy Commissioners’ offices by or before April 8, 2023 so as to reach Hajj Committee by or before April 10, 2023.
"Besides, all the selected pilgrims are advised to obtain the Medical Screening and Fitness Certificate as per the proforma available on the Hajj Committee of India website www.hajcommittee.gov.in and submit the same along with the passport."