OIC calls on pilgrims to adhere to social distancing

Jeddah, Organization of Islamic Cooperation OIC General Secretariat has called upon pilgrims of this year’s Hajj to commit to social distancing measures to preserve everyone’s health.
OIC Secretary-General Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen urged pilgrims to follow the health procedures applied by the competent authorities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to protect themselves and their families and all pilgrims and take advantage of the health and regulatory services provided by the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Al-Othaimeen reiterated his thanks to the Kingdom, Chair of the Islamic Summit, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince for the keenness of continuing Hajj in light of COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Source: Saudi Press Agency

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