New Delhi,4th,October,2019: Today announced Haj 2020 in New Delhi. Applicants can online apply for Haj from 10th October to 10th November, 2019. Haj 2020 will be 100 per cent online/digital. System has been developed to provide E-Visa to all Haj pilgrims. Applications for Haj can also be done through mobile app.Chaired review meeting on the completion of Haj 2019 and to take stock of preparations for next Haj. Minority Affairs Ministry Secretary Shri Shailesh, Additional Secretary Shri S.K.Dev Barman, Joint Secretary- Haj Shri Jaan-e-Alam, India’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Shri Ausuf Sayeed attended the meeting. Haj Committee of India Chairman Shri Sheikh Jinna Nabi, Haj Committee CEO Shri M A Khan, CJI Jeddah Noor Rehman Sheikh, External Affairs Ministry Joint Secretary (Gulf) Shri T V Nagendra Prasad, Civil Aviation Ministry Joint Secretary Shri S K Mishra & senior officials from Health Ministry and other departments also attended the meeting.Early announcement of Haj process will ensure better management regarding Haj in India and Saudi Arabia. Haj Group Organisers (HGOs) can apply on portal from 01st November to 01st December, 2019.While there were 21 Haj embarkation points across country during Haj 2019; one new embarkation point will be opened for next Haj- Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh). So, in Haj 2020, Indian Muslims will go for Haj from 22 embarkation points across country. Haj 2019 was historic and most successful in comparison to last several years. For the first time in the history of country, a record number of 2 lakh Indian Muslims performed Haj this year, that too without any subsidy.