Symposium on Saudi Arabia’s Efforts in Serving Pilgrims during COVID-19 to be Held on July 13

After three-day quarantine; foreign pilgrims to start Umrah Wednesday

The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Holy Mosque and the Prophet’s Holy Mosque will hold a symposium titled “Efforts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Serving Pilgrims, Visitors of Two Holy Mosques during COVID-19 Pandemic” on July 13, with the participation of several figures. The symposium will be held under the patronage of Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Region.

The symposium aims at showcasing great efforts exerted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia represented by various sectors working in service of pilgrims during the pandemic, and highlighting the preventive and precautionary measures that can guarantee performing rituals easily and safely.

President General of the General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Holy Mosque and the Prophet’s Holy Mosque Sheikh Dr. Abdurrahman bin Abdulaziz Al-Sudais expressed appreciation and thanks to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for his approval to hold this symposium that reflects concern, attention and continuous keenness on preserving the Two Holy Mosques and caring for their visitors.