Ministry confirms deaths of 40 Pakistani pilgrims in Mina stampede


ISLAMABAD: Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Muhammad Yousaf has confirmed martyrdom of Fourty Pakistani pilgrims in Mina Stampede.


Talking to PTV from Saudi Arabia, he said eighty five Pakistani pilgrims are still missing.

He said contacts have been made with 217 missing Pakistani Hujjaj and efforts are underway to reach the remaining 85 missing pilgrims.