KARACHI (Web Desk) – The first Hajj flight with 150 pilgrims has left for Saudi Arabia from Karachi today (Sunday) morning, Radio Pakistan reported.

A total of three private flights are scheduled today. The first flight of PIA will take pilgrims to the Saudi Arabia from Karachi tomorrow.

Pre-Hajj operation will continue till 16th of next month.

In all, 143,368 persons would perform Hajj from Pakistan this year, half of them under Government scheme and the remaining through private hajj organizers.