Mecca | Pilgrims from American and European countries came to the Holy Land to perform the holy Hajj. Officials from the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah received the first group of pilgrims at Jeddah King Abdulaziz International Airport. The Minister of Hajj and Umrah said that all necessary arrangements have been made to serve the pilgrims coming from foreign countries. Abdul Fattah bin Sulaiman Mashat said.
During this year’s Hajj season, the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah allowed pilgrims from Europe, the United States and Australia to register electronically. The portal, developed by the Ministry, includes various packages and 24-hour access procedures in multiple languages.
The ministry said it was able to fulfill the aspirations of pilgrims from these countries and expedite the process of electronic visa through the portal.