2007 News Story

Number of Hajj pilgrims in the Kingdom to date reaches 570,480

As of last night, 570,480 pilgrims have arrived in Saudi Arabia from abroad for this year’s Hajj. Director General of the Passports Department Maj. Gen. Salem Al-Belaiheed said that 557,858 pilgrims arrived by air, 7,438 by land and 5,184 by sea.