Hajj flights to Saudi Arabia for Bangladeshi pilgrims will begin on July 24, Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon said on Tuesday.
The first flight will carry 419 pilgrims, he said. For the first time, the flight will land at Madina this year, Rashed Khan said.
The flights will continue till September 26 August.
The return flights will begin from September 6 and continue till October 5.
Around 1,27,198 Bangladeshi pilgrims will perform the Hajj this year.