More than 1,300 pilgrims from 90 countries arrived in Saudi Arabia on Thursday as part of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Hajj Guests Program.
The program is supervised by Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdul Aziz Al-Sheikh, who visited the residence of guests in Makkah and inspected the facilities of the hotel and assured the services provided to them by all committees working for the program.
Al-Sheikh stressed the importance of doubling efforts and harnessing all potentials in serving pilgrims and realizing their comfort during the period of their stay in the Kingdom.
The guests expressed their great gratitude and appreciation to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman for facilitating their Hajj and Umrah rituals, stressing that the gesture shows the exceptional attention of the Kingdom's leaders' to Muslim affairs around the world.
The Program is expected to accommodate around 5300 pilgrims from 94 countries.
Source: International Islamic News Agency