Environment Ministry Clears more than 1 Million Animals in Makkah Ports within 3 Weeks

Mina, suburb of Makkah, The veterinary teams of the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has cleared 1,093,875 animals after having fulfilled the requirements through the ports of Makkah during three weeks.

The cleared animals included 609,362 heads of cattle, and 484,513 horses and poultry.

This came within the efforts exerted by the ministry to ensure that animals are free of diseases before entering Makkah and the holy sites during the Hajj season.

Source: Saudi Press Agency