Seethagondi (Adilabad): Bengaluru Electrician, Mohd Rahmathullah Khan (56) is making an attempt to go for Hajj pilgrimage. His trip to Makkah and Madinah would be a different one. He plans to walk all the way to Makkah which is 7,000 km from his place.
He started his journey on 5th February. He reached Adilabad yesterday. Talking to newsmen, he told that he has approached Ministry of External Affairs to grant him permission for his “Padayatra” across national borders for Hajj. He also wrote letters to PM Modi and External Affairs Minister Ms. Sushma Swaraj.
He walks 50-60 km every day from 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. He hopes to reach Makkah by the end of August.