Saudi Arabia selects 60,000 people to perform Hajj this year


MAKKA: Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has announced the selection of 60,000 eligible candidates for this year’s Hajj pilgrimage.

The successful multinational candidates represent 150 countries from inside the Kingdom.

The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah clarified that pilgrims will be received on the 7th and 8th of Dhul-Hijjah at four reception centers.