A total of 150 Muslim pilgrims going for Hajj were bidden farewell.
At a program organized by Darul Ulum Madarasa at Mohammadpur of Rajbiraj-3, the locals bade farewell to them, wishing happiness, prosperity, peace and mutual harmony, said Madarasa Chief, Mohammad Jamir.
Mohammad Idris Miya said they were going to visit Mecca and Medina this year to get rid of sins which they have committed unknowingly.
Out of 150 Muslim pilgrims going for Mecca and Medina from Saptari district, 65 are women. They left Rajbiraj for Kathmandu Sunday itself.