Lady Hajj aspirants asked to submit forms in Mehram category

Hajj Pilgrimmage

According to Executive Officer, State Hajj Committee (SHC), aspiring lady applicants whose Mehram has been selected for Hajj-2017 can submit their application forms on prescribed format in Mehram category at the Hajj House Bemina by May 8, 2017.

He said as per the Islamic Law, a lady cannot undertake pilgrimage unless accompanied by a Mehram. As such in consonance with the notification issued by the Hajj Committee of India, application forms complete in all respects should reach the office of SHC by the aforementioned date. However, the applicants of Jammu and Ladakh region can submit their application forms online at

The Executive Officer said that in case of excess number of applications, the selection of pilgrims under Mehram category shall be done through draw of lots by Hajj Committee of India.