Saudi Arabia’s Center for Disease Prevention and Control issued on Sunday the coronavirus-related safety protocols and restrictions to be imposed during the upcoming Hajj pilgrimage season, state news agency SPA reported.
The safety of Muslim pilgrims during #Hajj is “a priority," and the #coronavirus countermeasures introduced by #SaudiArabia have been supported by Islamic leaders around the world, says the Minister of Islamic Affairs Sheikh Dr. Muhammad Al-Issa. https://t.co/oMgwLOwVjH pic.twitter.com/vCFbzFJI5H— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) June 23, 2020
Cleaners clean a Zamzam water point, following the outbreak of the coronavirus, at the Grand mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia March 3, 2020. (Reuters)