Riyadh: This year Saudi Arabia has made Covid-19 vaccination necessary for people planning to complete the annual Hajj pilgrimage. Reports said, The Covid-19 vaccine is necessary for those willing to attend Hajj and will be one of the central positions, demanding the Kingdom’s health ministry as speaking.
Tawfiq al-Rabiah Health Minister stated, “mandatory vaccination” would be needed for all the travelers. He didn’t show whether pilgrims from outside the Kingdom would be to offer Hajj but said a vaccine would be the “main condition” for assistance. Hajj, a once-in-a-lifetime duty for every able-bodied Muslim who can afford it, attracts millions of travelers from all over the world.