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Saudi Arabia Releases number of Pilgrims performing 2019 hajj

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Saudi Arabia Releases number of Pilgrims performing 2019 hajj

As 10th of August coinceded with 9th of dhul-hijjah which is the day of Arafah where millions of Muslims across the world gathered to observe the fifth Pillar of Islam in Saudi Arabia . The Saudi General Authority for Statistics announced on Saturday, the second day of Hajj, that the official number of pilgrims taking part in 2019 is 2,489,406.
Of those, 1,855,027 came from abroad and 634,379 are from within the Kingdom.

Pilgrims in Saudi Arabia undergoing spiritual exercise on Arafah day
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