2005 News Story

Sacrificial meat total announced for 1425 Hajj

President of the Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Ali has announced that the sacrificial meat of this year's Hajj amounted to 505,000 head of sheep and 4,619 head of camels and cattle. As part of the IDB project, some of this meat – 35,370 head of sheep and 2,00 camels and cattle – has already been distributed among those in need in the Holy City of Makkah.