Two batches of Haj pilgrims from the State have returned safely from their pilgrimage and landed at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, a press release informed on Saturday.

The first batch of 299 pilgrims reached on Friday night, while the second batch of 298 pilgrims reached on Saturday morning.

The third batch was scheduled to arrive on Saturday night.

Officials of the AP Haj Committee, apart from relatives and friends of the pilgrims, received them at the airport.