61 Gates Allocated for Entry, Exit of Worshippers at Grand Holy Mosque

Thursday 1443/9/13 - 2022/04/14
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Makkah, April 14, 2022, SPA -- The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Holy Mosque and Prophet’s Holy Mosque has allocated 61 gates for the entry and exit of worshippers, including 17 at the third Saudi expansion, 23 at the King Fahd expansion, 7 at Al-Masaa area and thee gate of Ajyad bridge, in addition to allocating 4 gates for emergency services, and 10 for services, where 330 employees participate in organizing the entry and exit of worshippers through certain gates to ensure the flexibility and flow of movement.
Also, 35 praying areas for men and 30 for women were prepared at the second Saudi expansion, in addition to preparing several routes that are allocated to guide the visitors of the Grand Holy Mosque so as to ensure a flexible movement of crowds.
These efforts are exerted upon instructions by President of the General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy mosques Sheikh Dr. Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Al-Sudais in providing all necessary services for worshippers and Umrah performers as part of a plan for the season of the holy month of Ramadan, and offering the best services for visitors of the Grand Holy Mosque according to aspirations of the wise leadership.
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