No Entries Without Permit into Holy Sites of Makkah
In Saudi Arabia, there nobody can enter the holy sites without having a proper permit or Tasreeh. This has started from 19th July 2020, and this is due to current pandemic situations.
As we know its gonna be the beginning of the Hajj, that is why the Kingdom has decided to stop the spread of the current ongoing pandemic. So all the security is on the duty and will stop people if someone doesn’t have the permission to enter the holy site in Makkah.
This way normal people won’t be able to enter the holy sites. Thus such accomplishments will somehow stop the spread of the coronavirus. This way there won’t be any crowd and only the allowed entries will go through. Areas included in the current operation in Mina, Arafat, and Muzdalifah. Read also: Al Salam Park in Riyadh Saudi Arabia Fee and Location.
The MOI (The Ministry of Interior) has informed the people and Expatriates in Saudi Arabia, that there will be restrictions while entering the holy sites. If you are one of those who think that somehow you will get through and enter the holy areas. This is where you are totally wrong and don’t even think to get there without having a permit or permission.
Because for your information their penalties of SAR 10,000 per head. If the Saudi Jawazat cache you entering the holy sites without having the permit or permission. Moreover, they’re a double penalty on repeating the violation for the 2nd time. The penalties and fines will be increasing by repeating the entries. So please stay away from Holy sites if you don’t have a proper permit.
There are security cameras and tight security, don’t think that they cannot catch. They will and you will need to pay SAR 10,000 for one single mistake. However, this will be considered an illegal activity. I know that such restrictions are every year but this time, the situation is totally different, they are just about to stop the spread of the COVID-19.