Within the scope of the measures taken against the coronavirus outbreak in Saudi Arabia. The first Friday prayer was made 7 months later in Masjid al-Haram in Mecca.
Within the scope of coronavirus measures in Masjid al-Haram in Mecca. Today, the first Friday prayer was made 7 months later in Masjid al-Haram.
Muslims who came to prayer followed the rules of social distance and personal hygiene. In the statement made by the Masjid al-Haram Affairs Directorate. It is stated that approximately 40 thousand people attended the first Friday prayer performed 7 months later in the Masjid al-Haram.
Saudi Arabia has also gradually started the Umrah visits, which it has stopped for about 7 months as part of coronavirus measures. The first Umrah visits started on October 4th. Foreign visitors from abroad will be able to visit Umrah as of November 1.