2003 News Story

Pilgrims continue arriving for Hajj

Pilgrims from different parts of the Islamic world have started arriving in the Kingdom for the Hajj, which is expected to start on January 30.  Some 7,150 pilgrims, the first group of 205,000 Indonesians expected to perform Hajj this year, arrived in Jeddah yesterday.  More than two million pilgrims are slated to perform Hajj this year.