Governor of Makkah Region and president of Central Hajj Committee, said this year’s Hajj season, which welcomed around one million pilgrims for the first time after two years of COVID-19 restrictions, has been a success.

In a report Prince Khalid said was pleased to announce that this year’s pilgrimage has been successful on security, service and health fronts.

He added that there have been no recorded accidents, infections or disease outbreaks during the pilgrimage

Prince Khalid attributed the success to extensive financial support, projects and staff that the government dedicated to ensure a smooth and secure Hajj for pilgrims.

Saudi Health Minister Fahad Al-Jalajel confirmed no disease outbreaks among pilgrims.