KSA expects over six million Umrah visitors this year

July 6, 2014 4:36 am

The Saudi Haj ministry has said it has issued six million visas for Umrah visitors this year, with over 400,000 likely to arrive this month alone, Arab News has reported. Of the total, more than 5.6 million pilgrims arrived for Umrah, of whom 5.3 million had already left the kingdom, the ministry said.