Hajj activities closing ceremony held in Madinah

December 28, 2010

The closing ceremony for the 1431 Hajj season was held in Madinah yesterday evening, with the participation of Madinah Governor Prince Abdulaziz bin Majed bin Abdulaziz. During an address, Secretary of the Madinah Hajj Committee Mohammed bin Mustafa Al-Numan reported that 1,642,000 pilgrims came to the city to perform prayers at the Prophet’s Mosque. He added that a total of 2,926 domestic and international flights carried pilgrims to and from Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport, in addition to 53,474 bus trips.