MAP - Tuesday, December 3rd 2019

Islamic Affairs Minister, Saudi Minister of Hajj and Umrah Discuss Services to be Provided to Moroccan Pilgrims

Jeddah - Minister of Endowments and Islamic Affairs, Ahmed Toufiq, discussed, Sunday in Mecca, with Saudi minister of Hajj and Umrah, Muhammad Saleh bin Taher Benten, services to be provided to Moroccan pilgrims for the upcoming 1441 season.

Discussions between the two parties focused in particular on the arrangements and preparations for the reception of pilgrims for the 1441 season.

During this meeting, the two ministers signed the Hajj agreement for the year 1441, which regulates the arrival of Moroccan pilgrims and meets all their requirements during their stay in Saudi Arabia.

In a press statement, Taoufiq expressed his thanks and gratitude to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for its efforts to serve pilgrims.

For his part, the Saudi minister of Hajj and Umrah said that he has agreed with his Moroccan counterpart on the preparations for welcoming Moroccan pilgrims for the 1441 pilgrimage season and on the services to be provided to enable them to perform their ritual in good conditions.