The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has officially provided five permits through the application of “Umrah,” that citizens and residents can obtain without effort and hardship, according to health procedures and protocols, and with the latest technical means.
The available permits were as follows: The Umrah permit that was launched several weeks ago, while today four new permits have been added: Prayers in the Grand Mosque, prayers in the honorable kindergarten for men, prayers in the honorable kindergarten for women, and peace be upon the Messenger – may God bless him and grant him peace -.
The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah had announced earlier today that it had enabled registration in the second phase of the gradual return to Umrah, which will receive citizens and residents for Umrah, visit and pray in the Grand Mosque and pray in the honorable kindergarten from within the Kingdom at a rate of 75%. Of the carrying capacity.
The second phase included allowing 75% “15 thousand pilgrims per day, 40 thousand worshipers per day” of the absorptive capacity, which takes into account the health precautionary measures for the Grand Mosque and the honorable kindergarten in the Prophet’s Mosque.
The first phase began on October 4, with a rate of 30%, “6 thousand pilgrims a day”, after the approval of permitting the performance of Umrah and the visit gradually after being suspended since last March as part of the measures to contain the Corona virus, while taking the necessary health precautions.
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