Aeronautics powers at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, have taken back around 2,000 pieces of luggage having a place with Nigerian travelers.
Punch reported that the luggage were prior withheld for being over the stipulated weight permitted.
Representative of Max Airlines, one of the three aircrafts occupied with transporting the travelers back home, Ibrahim Dahiru, said that each of the luggage was observed to be over the 32kg took into consideration every traveler.
Saudi powers had cautioned travelers that they would entirely implement the law which permitted every pioneer to convey a most extreme of 32kg as primary luggage and eight kilos as hand luggage.
Authorities of the Nigeria Hajj Commission of Nigeria had in different visits to travelers camps in Muna and their lodgings in Makkah encouraged the travelers to stick entirely to the standard to aviod flight delays.
Dahiru, in any case, said the transfer was come back to the aircraft in the most recent four days.
He included that the luggage majority of the baggage had a place with travelers from Kano and Kebbi states.
The representative said that the aircraft had begun sorting out the returned luggage to guarantee that it met the stipulated weight before transporting to Nigeria.
He spoke to travelers influenced to please have patience while the procedure was being finished up and asked those yet to present their luggage to hold fast to the guideline keeping in mind the end goal to aviod delay.
In the interim, Max Air had transported 13,000 pioneers back home since the operation started on Sept. 17.
As per Dahiru the travelers, transported in 26 flights are from Kano, Jigawa, Katsina, Kaduna, Zamfara, Sokoto, Kebbi, Plateau, Nasarawa and Benue.
He said the carrier was allocated 30,000 travelers and was cheerful to give back every one of them back home before the Oct. 17 due date given by NAHCON.