Hajj & Umrah

594,000 Domestic Application for Hajj Through E-Portal

The e-portal of the Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah has received more than 594,000 applications from citizens and expatriates to perform Haj this year.

Authorities say seats reserved for low-cost services completely filled up two hours after the services were announced. Read: Domestic Registration for Hajj Now Open

The portal, which was launched on May 30, for domestic pilgrims offering the facilitation of low-cost Haj services.

The portal will accept applications until the cut-off date on August 18.

Fees should be paid within 48 hours of applying or the reservations will be canceled.