Saudi Minister of Hajj and Umrah Dr. Mohammed Saleh bin Taher Benten held separate meetings here on Wednesday with British Consul General in Jeddah Barrie Peach, Pakistani Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Khan Hasham Bin Saddique and Azerbaijan’s Ambassador Shahin Abdullayev.
The meetings were held in the context of discussing the ongoing preparations for this year’s Hajj season and the services to be provided to pilgrims coming from these countries.
The British, Pakistani and Azerbaijani diplomats praised the efforts exerted by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to facilitate the pilgrims’ performance of the Hajj rituals.
They also commended the great role assumed by the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah through the provision of advanced services, including the introduction of technologies that have streamlined the procedures as well as the use of its human and material resources to improve the work mechanisms for pilgrims coming to the holy sites from all corners of the world to perform the Hajj rituals.
Source: International Islamic News Agency