ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Religious Affairs of Pakistan has confirmed the martyrdom of 44 Pakistani pilgrims in Mina stampede, with 62 missing four days after the incident,
According to information posted on the official website of the ministry, 44 Pakistani pilgrims have been martyred while 35 others are injured. Your data have been published on the website: www.hajjinfo.org
According to official data, the pilgrims injured are being treated at the Al-Noor Hospital King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Al-Shisha, King Abdul Aziz (Al-Zahir) Hospital and Medical Mission Hospital Pakistan Hajj in Mecca.
Authorities say 62 Pakistani pilgrims were still missing efforts are under way to track them.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has decided that the government would send to the relatives of the martyred pilgrims to Saudi Arabia.
Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Religious Affairs has been directed to make arrangements in this regard, said a press release PM House on Monday.