Assam | 80-yr-old Haj pilgrim from Cachar dies in Mecca

Assam | 80-yr-old Haj pilgrim from Cachar dies in Mecca

GUWAHATI | Aug 10, 2019:

An octogenarian, Azizur Rahman a Haj pilgrim who hailed from Hatikhal Bazar, Cachar district, Assam, died in Mecca on Wednesday night.

According to his family members, he was suffering from prolonged age-related health illness. He fell sick on Wednesday evening after which he was admitted to a hospital in Mecca.

As per sources that his final rites would be performed in Mecca. All the formalities have been also done and the Indian Haj Mission, the Consulate General of India in Jeddah has also been intimated about the death.

His body has been handed over to his family members who are travelling with him.

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