The recent rise in world prices has also affected the issue of Hajj.
The statement came from Salman Musayev, deputy chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers.
He said that all the expenses incurred by pilgrims for travel from Baku are 5,350 US dollars dollarsThese include:
“Based on the decisions made by Saudi Arabia, prices have risen significantly. Even the protection of pilgrims’ health is included in the payment. In previous years, all of this was free. But this year, these costs have also been added to the cost of the visit.
It should be noted that a quota of 680 people has been allocated for Hajj pilgrimage to Azerbaijan this year.