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Saudi Arabia has Recruited more than 350,000 from Different Sectors to Serve Pilgrims, Prince Khalid Al-Faisal says

Makkah, Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Region, who is also Chairman of Hajj Central Committee, revealed today that the Saudi Hajj authorities have recruited more than 350,000 from various sectors to serve the pilgrims during this Hajj season, indicating that the number of pilgrims coming to the Kingdom until today stood at 1,641,358.

He explained that more than 329,000 people who did not hold Hajj permits had been denied entry to the sacred places. The number of vehicles blocked for not holding permits is more than 144,000, fifteen people were arrested for different reasons, and 181 fake Hajj offices were closed.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

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