Saudi Arabia’s suspension of Umrah travel due to the spread of coronavirus has forced some Muslim pilgrims to abandon their plans as airliners cancel flights last minute, but travel agencies are optimistic that the measures will be short-term, according to agents in the industry.
Flights canceled, passengers unboarded from planes
But travel agents optimistic
Umrah pilgrims are seen after the cancelation of the departure to Mecca at Soekarno Hatta International Airport. (Reuters)