According to a news report of 9th November 2010, the past Tuesday the French Authorities agreed to assist around 30,000 Muslims Pilgrims. These Pilgrims will be performing Hajj this year between the dates of 7th November 2010 to 6th December 2010. Different Actors along with the ministers from the ministries of France have been working to arrange the sponsors to facilitate for this campaign.
According to an estimate the French Authorities stated around 30,000 Muslims would be performing Hajj this year. The point in this statement made by the French authorities that needs to be noted that this figure doesn’t include the transit passengers belonging from other parts of the Muslim world like Algeria, Morocco etc. the government of French also opened its consular office in Mecca to assist and provide help to all the French Muslims regarding the problem and queries they face while performing the holy prayer of Hajj this year.