The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah launched a brand new service that will enable international pilgrims to use for Umrah and prayer permits to the Grand Mosque in Makkah in addition to the Prophet’s (PBUH) Mosque in Madina via cellular functions, experiences Arab News.
The statement of Saudi Press Agency reads, “In cooperation with Saudi Knowledge & Synthetic Intelligence Authority (SDAIA), the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah introduced the launch of a brand new service that permits abroad pilgrims to get permits for Umrah and prayer within the Grand Mosque, in addition to for visiting the Prophet’s Mosque via ‘Eatmarna’ and ‘Tawakkalna’ Functions.”
In response to the ministry, pilgrims making use of for the permits should first register on the Quddum platform. Travellers have been suggested to obtain each Eatmarna and Tawakkalna functions on their cellphones earlier than arriving in Saudi Arabia.
Earlier, Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj introduced that pilgrims wishing to carry out Umrah would not be required to attend for 14 days to e-book for the ritual.
Final month, the Grand Mosque in Makkah operated at full capability, with worshippers praying shoulder-to-shoulder with masks being obligatory for the primary time because the pandemic started.