Saudi King Salman announces good news for pilgrims

Saudi King Salman announces good news for pilgrims

Riyadh (Web Desk): Saudi Arabia’s King Shah Salman bin Abdulaziz has canceled Hajj and Umra visa fees for the pilgrims performing their religious duty for the first time ever.


According to details provided by Hajj Minister Doctor Muhammad Saleh Binteen, King Shah Salman bin Abdulaziz first time has directed to ensure implementation of the policy to cancel Hajj and Umra visa fees for the pilgrims performing their religious duty for the first time.

Hajj Minister met with leader of Great Mosque of Mecca and Masjid an-Nabawi to discuss the matter of visa fees and denied the claims that visa fees are being received from the pilgrims performing Hajj first time.

Hajj Minister said that general presidency of Holy Mosque of Mecca are performing their duties with greater efficiency in collaboration with Hajj Ministry.