General presidency equips pilgrims with Hajj essentials amid COVID-19

The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Holy Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque has given travelers every one of the vital supplies and administrations to overcome the Hajj season securely and in a socially separated way, as per the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

Hajj guests are furnished with more than 100,000 jugs of Zamzam water each day, during the initial ten days of Dhu al-Hijjah.

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Muslims accept that Zamzam is an inexplicably produced wellspring of water from God, which sprang millennia prior when Ibrahim’s baby child Ismail was left with his mom Hajar in the desert. After frantically searching for water to extinguish their thirst, God made water spring out of the ground, where it remains today.

Additionally, in excess of 9,000 liters of Zamzam water are being disseminated in back sacks by 350 specialists, SPA detailed, alongside 2,000 bunches of dates during the Dhuhr (early afternoon), Asr (evening), and Maghrib (dusk) supplications.

To accomplish this while restricting the spread of COVID-19, the subsidiary body is utilizing robots.

The robots utilize a control framework that is modified on a pre-introduced map, guaranteeing that they secure the climate while examining the cleansing necessities as per different utilization situations.

The robots can appropriate a normal of 30 jugs of Zamzam water during a 10-minute visit. They are additionally ready to work between five to eight hours with no human intercession, killing the spread of microorganisms inside 600 square meters.

The overall administration apportioned 3,000 electric trucks which can be pre-set up for the Tanaqol application, to guarantee that guests abstain from swarming and keep up with social separating, SPA wrote about Sunday.

Furthermore, Fahd container Sharar al-Maliki, overseer of versatility administrations office at the Grand Mosque, disclosed to SPA that his specialization would manage the upkeep and cleansing of the trucks and screen their development, guaranteeing they are utilized in the assigned regions.

The body likewise disseminated 12,000 umbrellas to Hajj travelers and laborers at the Grand Mosque on Friday to assist with offering assurance from the sun and warmth, SPA revealed.

The current year’s Hajj is occurring during the COVID-19 pandemic, as it did in 2020. A restricted 60,000 individuals have been chosen to participate in the journey with an end goal to control the spread of the infection.

The acknowledged explorers needed to meet exacting rules to qualify. Just immunized residents and occupants of Saudi Arabia between the ages of 18 and 65 were considered during the determination cycle, with none experiencing constant diseases or joined the parade in a past Hajj.

Mecca ordinarily invites more than 2.5 million Muslims from across the world for Hajj.

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