Nearly 110,000 pilgrims have arrived in Kingdom for this year’s Hajj

September 23, 2012

A total of 109,670 pilgrims have arrived in the Kingdom for this year’s Hajj season, according to an announcement made in Jeddah by Director General of the Passports Department Lt. Gen. Salem Al-Bilaihid. More than 109,000 pilgrims arrived by air, 54,000 by sea and 10,000 by land. A report of the Secretariat of the Hajj Committee in Madinah said that the total number of pilgrims who have arrived in Madinah has reached 77,362.