Saudi Arabia praised by WHO for measures taken to protect Hajj pilgrims

Saudi Arabia praised by WHO for measures taken to protect Hajj pilgrims

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): The World Health Organization (WHO) has commended Saudi Arabia’s successful efforts in organizing a safe Hajj this year during the coronavirus pandemic.

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus praised the steps taken by the Kingdom to ensure the safety of pilgrims as much as possible during this year’s pilgrimage.

The WHO official said the measures taken by Saudi Arabia during Hajj have set an example for countries who wish to return to normal life and adapt to conditions under the virus.

Ghebreyesus also congratulated Muslims on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha.

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