The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has allowed the people to perform Umrah from the 1st Muharram dated August 9th. The country has allowed only vaccinated pilgrims to enter the country. Also, a list of nine countries has been issued that are not allowed to enter Saudi Arabia unless the pilgrims first quarantine in their own countries. Pakistan and India are included in that list.
Hani Ali Al-Amiri, member of the National Committee for Hajj and Umrah has confirmed that 500 Umrah services companies and over 6,000 Umrah agents are all set to receive the Umrah pilgrims.