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Widespread Corruption and Malpractice amongst Hajj Service Providers Condemned

Widespread Corruption and Malpractice amongst Hajj Service Providers Condemned

The Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a national Hajj-specific organisation working for the welfare and wellbeing of pilgrims, has strongly condemned the widespread corruption and malpractice amongst rogue and unscrupulous Hajj service providers. These service providers are indulging ...

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Hajj Pilgrims at High Risk of Contracting Deadly Infectious Diseases, Warn Senior Doctors

Hajj Pilgrims at High Risk of Contracting Deadly Infectious Diseases, Warn Senior Doctors

Senior doctors from the Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a national Hajj/Umrah specific organisation working for the welfare and wellbeing of pilgrims, have issued a warning to prospective pilgrims to safeguard their health from the risk of deadly ...

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Growing Culture of ‘Hajj Selfies’ Condemned

Growing Culture of ‘Hajj Selfies’ Condemned

The Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a National Hajj & Umrah specific organisation working for the welfare and well-being of pilgrims expresses its grave concern about the growing culture of disregard for the sanctity of the House of ...

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Pilgrims with serious health conditions should postpone Hajj for their own safety

Pilgrims with serious health conditions should postpone Hajj for their own safety

The Saudi Ministry of Health recommends that people aged over 65 years and those with chronic diseases such as heart disease, kidney disease, respiratory disease, diabetes and pilgrims with immune deficiency (congenital and acquired), malignancy and terminal illnesses, pregnant women ...

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New Royal Commission for Makkah and Holy Sites welcomed by British Muslims

New Royal Commission for Makkah and Holy Sites welcomed by British Muslims

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman’s royal order establishing a Royal Commission for Makkah city and Holy Sites welcomed by British Muslims. This Royal Commission, under the chairmanship of Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, will oversee the development ...

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Saudi Hajj Minister Urged to Take Action to Prevent Future Hajj Tragedies

Saudi Hajj Minister Urged to Take Action to Prevent Future Hajj Tragedies

Heart breaking Hajj disasters in the past could have been prevented had pilgrims been equipped with lifesaving health and safety information along with knowledge of precautionary measures. It is highly regrettable that the vast majority of attending pilgrims do not ...

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Hajj & Umrah Tour Operators/Travel Agents’ Responsibilities, Rights of Pilgrims and the UK Law

Hajj & Umrah Tour Operators/Travel Agents’ Responsibilities, Rights of Pilgrims and the UK Law

Hajj / Umrah Travel Operators and UK Law By Trading Standards Department The Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992 sets out the responsibilities that travel organisers and retailers (Hajj & Umrah tour operators/travel agents) have towards their ...

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Mecca pilgrims ripped off by travel agency fraudsters

Mecca pilgrims ripped off by travel agency fraudsters

British Muslims have lost almost a million pounds to haj-related frauds in the past five years. The number of such crimes involving pilgrimages to Mecca has risen by 143 per cent in the past year, according to Action Fraud, a ...

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