Thai pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia

November 1, 2008

The first batch of 436 Thai pilgrims arrived at the Hajj Terminal of King Abdulaziz Airport in Jiddah yesterday, the Arab News reported today.

 

Thai Airways International, EgyptAir and Royal Jordanian Airline transported the pilgrims who are among a total of 13,000 Thais to perform the Hajj this year.

Local Hajj officials and officers of the Thai Consulate General welcomed the pilgrims.