The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud delivered a speech to citizens, residents, pilgrims, and all Muslims worldwide on the blessed Eid Al-Adha today.

King Salman Abdulaziz congratulated citizens and residents of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Muslims worldwide, on the occasion the blessed Eid Al-Adha saying: “I pray to Allah Almighty to reward everyone who intends to perform Hajj this year and return them to their families safe.”

“I thank Allah Almighty for the great success of the Kingdom’s efforts in reducing the effects imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic on all aspects of life and works to increase society immunity by providing more than (22) million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to citizens and residents, which contributed to raising the operational capacity of the Two Holy Mosques and enabling those who visit them to perform rituals in a healthy and safe environment.” The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques went on saying.

In his speech, King Salman bin Abdulaziz praised the great awareness of visitors to the Two Holy Mosques and their commitment to the precautionary measures, emphasizing that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as taken a set of organizational and preventive measures during this year’s Hajj season, emanating from its concern for the safety of pilgrims, and contributing to besieging this epidemic and preventing its spread.

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques praised the solidarity of the sisterly Islamic countries that supported and valued the measures taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Hajj this year, thus contributing to the protection of pilgrims.

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz concluded saying: “I praise and thank Allah Almighty for the honor that this blessed country has been bestowed on serving the Two Holy Mosques and their visitors to the fullest, and for success in managing the Hajj and Umrah seasons in light of this pandemic and the restrictions and effects that it imposed on the entire world, I also thank the personnel who are stationed to ensure the safety of the pilgrims, and also to the workers and volunteers in all government and private sectors who contributed to the success of this year’s Hajj season.”