QUOTA RE­STORED

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ben­e­fits, es­pe­cially for pil­grims.”

Azeez said this while de­bat­ing a mo­tion of thanks to the royal ad­dress by Yang di-Per­tuan Agong Sul­tan Muham­mad V at the De­wan Rakyat yes­ter­day.

Prime Min­is­ter Datuk Seri Na­jib Razak also ex­pressed his grat­i­tude to King Salman for in­creas­ing Malaysia’s haj quota this year.

“Praise be to Al­lah, be­gin­ning this year, the quota for Malaysian haj pil­grims has been in­creased to 30,200.

“Thank you King Salman and the King­dom of Saudi Ara­bia. By grant­ing this, more Mus­lims from Malaysia will be able to per­form the fifth pil­lar of Is­lam, In­syaAl­lah,” Na­jib wrote in a post on his Facebook page yes­ter­day.

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