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First flight with 300 Haj pilgrims leaves for Saudi Arabia      Kochi,Aug 13 (PTI) The season's first Haj flight carrying 300 pilgrims to Saudi Arabia was flagged off today from the international airport at nearby Nedumbassery by local administration minister K T Jaleel.
The Saudi Airlines flight, which departed at 7.40 AM,  carried 300 pilgrims including 139 men and 161 women.
A total of 11,800 pilgrims will be going on the Haj pilgrimage through the Nedumbassery airport this season.
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