President returns home after performing Hajj

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has returned home after performing Hajj.

Press Secretary to the President Saba Mohsin Raza in a statement said that all expenses incurred on Hajj were borne by the President himself.

She said the President during his stay in Saudi Arabia also held a meeting with King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz and discussed a wide-range of bilateral relations.

The President also met Turkish President Abdullah Gul‚ President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz‚ Sudanese President Omer Al-Bashir‚ Kazakh President Noor Sultan Nazarbayev and Jordanian Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour. He discussed with them bilateral relations.

Meanwhile, the post-Hajj operation to bring Hujjaj back to country has begun. The first flight carrying Hujjaj arrived in Karachi on Saturday morning.

The Hujjaj expressed satisfaction over the arrangements made during their stay in Saudi Arabia.