Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Hajj and Umrah welcomes First Batch of Pilgrims Arrived in the Kingdom

Saudi Arabia's Minister of Hajj and Umrah welcomes First Batch of Pilgrims Arrived in the Kingdom

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Hajj and Umrah Dr. Mohammed Saleh bin Taher Benten welcomed on Friday  the first batch of Pilgrims that arrived on Friday coming from Bangladesh.

The first batch, comprising 237 pilgrims, arrived here today at the main gate for aerial flights’ related to performing Hajj in King Abdulaziz International Airport, coming from Bangladesh.

The batch was received by bin Taher Benten, and a number of officials.

They thanked the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince for introducing this unprecedented service, citing that when they reached the Kingdom, they will have to take the buses awaiting them to their first stop of their temporary residence at the sacred places.