Big turnout for Umrah Ramadan
Friday, March 17, 2023 – 09:42 am
The observance of umrah rituals during the month of Ramadan is indicative of a large turnout both within and outside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, resulting in the inability to make new reservations for umrah at the end of the next Ramadan.
Today, Friday, the local Saudi newspaper Okaz reported on the growing demand for the Nusk electronic platform for booking Umrah sites in the upcoming month of Ramadan, highlighting that 6 days of Umrah witnessed high attendance, 7 days of average crowding. , and 3 days of light crowding, as shown in the picture The application does not have the ability to book on the 13 days of Ramadan, including the last ten days.
Saudi Deputy Minister of Hajj and Umrah and Umrah Assistant Abdul Rahman Shams said that the number of people registered on the Nusk platform for Umrah from outside the Kingdom during the month of Ramadan reached almost 800,000 until yesterday.
The Ministry of Saudi Arabia, represented by the Ministry’s Visiting Agency, operates two stations for the Hajj and Umrah Center, a tafwij control station, and 4 umrah and visitor escort centers.
The ministry said this is in preparation for an expected increase in the number of pilgrims and visitors during the holy month of Ramadan.