RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 17, 2019 – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud sent cables to the Saudi Interior Minister Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Saud Bin Naif congratulating him on Eid Al Afha and the success of Hajj 2019.
They also thanked Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Saud Bin Naif for his cables congratulating them on the occasion of Eid Al Adha.
Previously, the interior minister had thanked the king for taking care of Hajj pilgrims and for providing them with all they needed.
Around 2.5 million pilgrims performed the Hajj this year and all measures put in place by authorities and agencies were successful, he added.
Eid Al Adha, which is celebrated by Muslim across the world who are not performing Hajj, began on Sunday, August 11, 2019.