Assalamu Alaikum.

We regret to inform you that Sri Lankan Haj Prigrim, Mr. Mohamed Hamza Ahmed Maslool, holder of Sri Lankan passport No: N9593442 has passed away in Mina last night.

Innalillahi Wainnaalaihi Rajioon.

He is from Galle. He was admitted to the Hospital in Mina on the previous day due to suffering from heart attack. He has gone to Makkah for Hajj pilgrimage with Safra Hajj Travel group which has been merged with Kaakiya Hajj Travel group.

The arrangements are made to bury his Janaza today in Mina with the participation of officials of the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Jeddah, Department of Muslim Religious and Cultural Affairs and representatives of Hajj travel group today.

May Almighty Allah forgive all his sins and grant him the highest Paradize of Jannathul Firdhouze .

Media Unit,
Department of Muslim Religiius and Cultural Affairs
Colombo-10