A video clip showed the moment the employees of the General Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques raised the curtain of the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque at dawn today (Wednesday), running on the annual custom before entering the Hajj season.
Al-Akhbariya correspondent revealed that previously, the curtain was raised on the 15th of Dhu Al-Qi’dah, with a height of 3 meters, but it was postponed to today and raised to less than 3 meters; Because of Corona’s pandemic conditions, the suspension of Umrah and the reduction in the number of pilgrims this year.
He pointed out that there are great efforts and preparations to receive the pilgrims of the Sacred House of God who are permitted to enter, according to the precautionary measures and health protocols followed, stressing that Mecca is ready to receive the pilgrims.
Video Reporter # Newsletter From the vicinity of the Holy Kaaba: Today, the curtain of the Kaaba will be raised after it was previously raised on the 15th of Dhul Qi’dah to less than 3 meters for this year pic.twitter.com/BNzyKjhAgK
– News channel (@alekhbariyatv) July 21, 2020