Saudi cuts Bahrain pilgrims' Haj quota
Manama, June 29, 2014
Saudi Arabia’s Haj Ministry has reduced the quota of pilgrims for Bahrain this year to 3,700, due to ongoing expansion projects in the Holy Mosque.
Bahrain Haj mission head Shaikh Adnan Al Qattan stressed Bahrain’s commitment to the allocated quota, pledging administrative support, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
Meanwhile, the Saudi Haj Ministry has limited the number of pilgrims per campaign to 50, Shaikh Al Qattan said. - TradeArabia News Service