Hajj: 2,837 Kaduna intending pilgrims receive COVID-19 vaccine

 The State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare , has vaccinated no fewer than 2,837 intending pilgrims 2021 Hajj.The Overseer of the ,

Hajiya Hannatu Zailani, told the News Agency of (NAN) on Monday that the vaccination exercise began on April 6.Zailani said the 2,837 intending pilgrims were vaccinated across the 23 of the state.

According her, the state has a slot for more than 4,000 intending pilgrims expected perform the Hajj .The Overseer said that the COVID-19 vaccination exercise be completed within the week. Zailani explained that the vaccination was based on directive from Centre for Disease Control and the National Hajj Commission.She stressed that every intending pilgrim going on hajj must be vaccinated leaving for , and advised them get the Coronavirus jab.(NAN)