While the Umrah visits in Saudi Arabia continue under strict measures taken as part of the fight against the corona virus epidemic, it has been announced that the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Hajj and Umrah prohibits bringing children to Umrah visits during the month of Ramadan. Those who came to pray in Masjid al-Haram in Mecca were not allowed to bring their children, not only for Umrah visits. It was noted that only those who have previously received permission can attend the Umrah and prayers.
In the statement of the Ministry, it was emphasized that those who want to perform umrah and prayers should apply through the mobile application and that only those who apply can perform their prayers.
It has been reported that those who have survived corona virus for Umrah, have 2 doses of corona virus vaccine or have a dose of corona vaccine and have passed 14-day quarantine will be allowed. He placed various signs along the way to keep visitors social distance.
The authorities around the Kaaba check whether the visitors comply with the social distance. In addition, the authorities carry out sterilization work around the Kaaba during the circumambulation of the visitors. Visitors who are required to wear masks during tawaf are not allowed to approach the Kaaba.