Presidency officials welcome Umrah pilgrims from abroad

Presidency officials welcome Umrah pilgrims from abroad

The General Presidency for the Affairs of Two Holy Mosques welcomed and received at the Grand Mosque Umrah performers from outside of Saudi Arabia; while implementing all preventive measures.

As a part of a campaign seeking to enhance services being provided to the visitors of the mosque, umbrellas, prayer rugs, and electronic fans were distributed to Umrah pilgrims.

New COVID-19 cases stayed below the 700-mark for the sixth straight day on Wednesday; with 546 new infections recorded over the past 24 hours.

According to a statement from the Ministry of Health, 8 more people died due to complications; caused by the virus over the past 24 hours.

This also brings the total number of confirmed infections in the Kingdom to 540,244 and the virus-related fatalities to 8,439.