Source: Dubai – Arabic.net
The passports of King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah started today, Sunday, the completion of travel procedures for pilgrims late in departure.
According to the Saudi Press Agency, “SPA”, the passports began to complete the procedures for travel of pilgrims whose visas ended and those who were late to leave during the regular period, registered in the electronic platform of the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah.
And high orders had been issued to exempt these pilgrims from the legal effects and financial penalties prescribed in the system resulting from the delay from departure, and to exempt them from their status in the list of deportees (the deportation imprint).
And the return of these pilgrims to their countries is ensured, under the supervision of the committee concerned with leaving the late pilgrims and those wishing to travel.
Passports explained that “in cooperation with the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, the Ministry of Health, the General Authority of Civil Aviation and the competent operational authorities at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, the travelers were received and the procedures for their departure were completed with the application of the precautionary measures in place to prevent the spread of the new Corona virus.”
In another context, the spokesman for the Saudi Ministry of Health, Muhammad Al-Abd Al-Ali, announced today, Sunday, that The total cases of Corona in the Kingdom reached 2385 cases, While the total deaths were 34.
A responsible security source had announced last Thursday, A curfew was imposed on the cities of Makkah and Madinah All 24 hours a day, with continued entry or exit from them being prohibited, until further notice to prevent the spread of the Corona epidemic.
As a Saudi Ministry of Interior official announced on March 4, Commenting Umrah and visiting the Prophet’s Mosque Citizens and temporary residents, to avoid the outbreak of the new Corona virus.