Pilgrims arriving the Kingdom

holy city of Makkah, 16 Dec 07

The number of persons who arrived in the Kingdom for performing Hajj up to yesterday amounted to 1,685,637.

33716 pilgrims arrived via King Abdulaziz International Airport, 2257 via Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport, 3777 via Halat-ammar entry point, 947 via al-Bat'ha entry point and 1732 via the other entry points.

The daily reports of the Hajj central committee said the arriving flights to King Abdulaziz International Airport amounted to 4534.