More than 683,000 pilgrims arrive in the Kingdom

September 29, 2013

As of yesterday, a total of 683,315 pilgrims had arrived in the Kingdom from around the world to perform Hajj rituals. The Director General of Passports, Lt. Gen. Salem bin Mohammed Al-Belaihid, reported that 661,734 foreign pilgrims arrived by air, 13,742 came by land, and 7,839 traveled by sea.