Riyadh, Oct 3 (bdnews24.com/Reuters) – The Saudi Arabian authorities has launched an app for a restricted variety of Umrah Hajj victims of the epidemic coronavirus, with 178,041 individuals getting remaining permission to use in 5 days.
A report from Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah stated on Friday.
In response to the ministry, 42,063 of the allow holders are from Saudi Arabia and the remaining 65,126 are from Saudi Arabia.
The registration course of for Umrah has began from September 28 by way of the cellular software ‘i-Tamarna’. Throughout the first few hours, the quota for the primary 10 days of Umrah was fulfilled.
Within the first hour, 18,000 functions have been submitted for Umrah, which reached Three lakh 9,006 on the finish of the week. Of those, 1 lakh Eight thousand 41 individuals have been allowed.
Thirty-five p.c of the candidates for the Umrah Hajj are over 60 years of age. As well as, 28 p.c of these aged 31 to 40, 18 p.c aged 20 to 30 and 14 p.c aged 41 to 50. The bottom variety of functions was between 51 and 60 years, 6 p.c.
Umrah will begin from subsequent Sunday (October 4) as per the beforehand introduced resolution and guidelines. To take part in it, one has to use by way of the cellular software ‘i-Tamrana’.
Within the first stage, locals and expatriates residing in Saudi Arabia may have the chance to carry out Umrah topic to sure guidelines and situations.
Within the first part, 8,000 individuals may have the chance to go to and carry out Umrah at one of many two holy mosques of the Muslims. Divided into 12 teams in 24 hours to finish Umrah and Ziyarat. Authorities stated 500 individuals might take part in every group.
Throughout Umrah, the accountable authorities will perform disinfection actions 10 occasions a day in the whole courtyard of Haram i.e. Kaaba Sharif within the holy metropolis of Makkah.
Each Umrah performer shall be disinfected earlier than going to the Haram or Kaaba premises to carry out Umrah. Everybody may also be offered bottled Zamzam water.
Nonetheless, those that carry out Umrah carry out Tawaf within the Kaaba, however it’s forbidden to the touch or kiss hundreds of Aswad. Tawaf should be accomplished from exterior the short-term wall exterior the Kaaba Sharif.
There are guidelines for performing Umrah for 360 days all year long besides 5 days of Hajj (Eight Zilhaj to 12 Zilhaj). Nonetheless, because of the Corona epidemic, the Kabaghar was closed for about seven months.
The Saudi Inside Ministry stated in a press release: “This time the Umrah shall be in 4 steps. Within the first part, 6,000 individuals inside Saudi Arabia shall be allowed to carry out Umrah every single day from October 4. Within the second part, 15,000 individuals will be capable to carry out Umrah every single day from October 16. And 40 thousand devotees will be capable to carry out prayers. Within the third part, from November 1, 20,000 individuals, together with worshipers from exterior Saudi Arabia, will be capable to carry out Umrah and 60,000 worshipers every day. Within the fourth step, if the state of affairs improves, the worshipers will be capable to carry out prayers within the Masjidul Haram and Nawabi as often.