The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has launched different apps for facilitating the Hajj Pilgrims during their stay in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as per the reports of local media.
The ministry has asked the intending Hajj pilgrims to use the Android phone apps for getting the Hajj-related information and instructions for performing the religious obligation easily and with comfort.
The ministry also said that the application—Mina Locator helps in identifying the residence of the users and the Mina Maktab, the route to various camps, hospitals, train stations, important locations and mosques in Mina with the reference of the user’s current location.
The app PakHajj Muavin—is one such application that is used for finding the Haji’s own information, building and camp information, the group related information, travel details and the information on other Hajj pilgrims as well.
Al Maqsad app is a detailed 3D indoor navigation for Masjid Al Haram.
The app Pak Hajj Guide gives details about the preparations related to Hajj, how to perform Umrah and Hajj, the dates and stuff to remember and the Ziarat to Madinah.
Rehnuma-e-Hajj app assists in educating and facilitating the Hajj pilgrims in properly performing the Hajj Manasik. The application is in Urdu and has got a simple to use interface with the easily available information.