Pilgrims arrive in Makkah on Thursday in preparation for Hajj journey in Holy Sites

Pilgrims arrive in Makkah on Thursday in preparation for Hajj journey in Holy Sites

The Spokesman of the Ministry of Interior Major General Mansour Al-Turki said that the mission of bodies working in Hajj began since the arrival of pilgrims in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through all ports. Pilgrims’ arrival in Makkah will be completed during the seventh day of Dhul-Hijjah to start the Hajj journey.

The Spokesman Major General Al-Turki said in a press conference here today that the transfer to holy sites is usually by buses. There are a number of pilgrims choose to walk from the Grand Holy Mosque to Mina, and after their arrival in Mina, Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro line participates in the transport of pilgrims.

He pointed out that there are about 350,000 pilgrims to be transported by the Metro Line and 750,000 to 800,000 pilgrims to be transported by frequent trips.