Government Agencies Unite for Safe Mecca Pilgrimage: BARMM Hajj Preparations

May 3, 2024

The Ministry of Transportation and Communication’s Air Transportation Services convened a crucial collaboration meeting with the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF), the Ministry of Health (MOH), and the Bureau of Pilgrimage Affairs (BPA) to discuss the meticulous planning of Oplan Byaheng Hajj Pilgrimage in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Scheduled for May 25, this annual pilgrimage poses unique logistical challenges. Representatives from each agency exchanged insights on ensuring safety, comfort, and smooth travel experience for Filipino pilgrims emphasizing stringent health protocols, streamlined transportation arrangements, and comprehensive support services.

With the collective commitment of the Ministry of Transportation and Communication, NCMF, MOH, and BPA, Filipino pilgrims can embark on their spiritual journey with confidence and peace of mind, knowing that meticulous planning and cooperation have been invested in their well-being. This collaborative effort underscores the Bangsamoro’s government’s dedication to facilitating religious obligations while prioritizing public health and safety, fostering unity and solidarity within the Filipino Muslim community during this sacred occasion.