Corona Virus: Temporary ban on admission for Umrah and Ziarat

Saudi Arabia has temporarily closed its entrance to those visiting the Ummah and the mosque due to concerns over the Corona virus world ahmed
 Corona Virus: Temporary ban on admission for Umrah and Ziarat

Arab News quoted Saudi Foreign Ministry as saying that those arriving in Mecca and Medina will not be allowed to enter temporarily.current world news

The Saudi Foreign Ministry says it will also apply to citizens of Gulf countries who use a national ID card.current world news

He also said that tourist visas were also banned from citizens of countries in the Corona virus outbreak.

Saudi Arabia has also urged its citizens to be careful about unnecessary travel to Turkey.

According to Arab News, about 70 million people come to Umrah every year, most of them land at Jeddah and Medina airports.

Meanwhile, Iranian Minister of Health Saeed Namaki has said that instead of closing the city to stop the spread of the Corona virus, the movement of affected patients has been banned, visiting Mashhad and Qom.

He has instructed the citizens to refrain from traveling to cities of Iran where the speed of arrival is high, medical teams have been deployed at the entry points of such cities.