Saudi to host 1000 pilgrims

Riyadh, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud ordered the hosting of 1000 female and male pilgrims who are relatives of Palestinian martyrs, as part of the Saudi monarch's Hajj Guests Program, annually supervised by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance.

In a statement, Shaikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh, Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance, said that this year's guests are coming from the continents of Asia, Africa and Europe, noting that as many as 43547 female and male pilgrims have benefited from this program since its inception 22 years ago.

Source: Bahrain News Agency