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"Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques" sets 9 preventive measures during the performance of Umrah and prayer x Infograph

The Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques Affairs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is preparing to receive pilgrims and perform Tarawih prayers for the blessed month of Ramadan, through preventive measures, to protect against the outbreak of the Coronavirus.

The Presidency of the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques published, through its Twitter account, an "infographic" about preventive measures during the performance of Umrah and prayer, and included 9 points, which are as follows: "Wearing a muzzle, measuring the temperature before entering, bringing your own prayer rug, not entering food and drinks into the mosque." The forbidden, sterilization of hands during entry, adherence to physical distancing, adherence to the routes and places specified for prayer and circumambulation, and to bring a special Qur’an or reading from a mobile phone, adhere to the instructions during the exit.

This comes after the General Presidency for Technical and Service Affairs announced that it has fully prepared to receive the first batch of pilgrims, and the first Tarawih prayers for the blessed month of Ramadan, through an integrated work system that works around the clock.

She explained that the agency has worked to intensify the disinfection, sterilization and operation operations, in addition to distributing single-use containers of Zamzam water to the prayer halls, areas, squares, and visitors in general, and the agency also supervises transportation and vehicles inside the Grand Mosque, opening the doors of the Grand Mosque, organizing entry and exit from it, and determining paths People with special needs through it, and other services that are supervised by the General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet's Mosque.

The agency supervises the processing of the amplifiers, disinfection, sterilization, perfuming, and furnishing with new carpets, cleaning, sterilization and perfuming, placing single-use Zamzam water bottles, and equipping the sound systems of microphones and loudspeakers scattered throughout the old house with specialized technical cadres.