The Tamil Nadu State Hajj Committee has proposed to conduct district-wise draw of lots at 10 a.m. on May 27 on the New College premises here for selection of pilgrims for Hajj 2010.

According to K. Allaudin, Member and Executive Officer of the Tamil Nadu Hajj Committee, the draw will be conducted for 2,792 seats after allocating 202 for reserved category pilgrims ? those who have been applying for three consecutive years and registered under the reserved category.

Intending pilgrims, who have applied for Haj 2010 through the State committee, may attend the draw of lots. The committee this year received 12,104 applications including 23 infants as against the State quota of 2,994 allotted by the Haj Committee of India, Mumbai.