The first group of pilgrims will leave for Saudi Arabia tonight. The press service of the Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of Kyrgyzstan reported.
According to it, 300 pilgrims will leave the country at 02.00 am. Official departure of Hajj 2018 pilgrims will take place at Manas airport with participation of the Mufti of Kyrgyzstan Maksat azhy Toktomushev.
Six leaders will go to Medina with the first group of pilgrims: Kabylbek Akmatov, Nurdin uulu Suyunbek, Kenzhebek Kekebayev, Sulumbek Uzenaliev, Akimbaш uulu Ravshanbek and Shamsidin Kadyrov.