Last Update 15:19
Monday, 21 October 2019

Saudi embassy says 78,000 Hajj visas allocated to Egypt

MENA , Tuesday 7 Aug 2018
Views: 3533
Views: 3533

Egypt had 78 thousand Hajj visas in 2018 for both the lottery and private sector Hajj visas, Saudi Ambassador in Cairo Osama al-Nugali said Monday.

Al-Nugali added that the Saudi embassy in Cairo spare no effort for easing the procedures of having the visas, and meeting other requirements for the pilgrims.

It also cooperates with the Egyptian Hajj mission and provides it with the needed support to accomplish its duties, the ambassador said.

Short link:


Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.

© 2010 Ahram Online.