Pakistanis to travel directly to Saudi Arabia, perform Umran from Dec 1

Saudi Arabia has allowed direct entry of travellers from Pakistan and many other countries starting from December 01.

Umrah pilgrims from Pakistan are also allowed from Pakistan now. The announcement was made by Saudi state news outlets.

Saudi Arabia allowed direct entry of travellers from Indonesia, Pakistan, Brazil, Vietnam, Egypt, and India starting from next Wednesday, December 1.

According to Saudi authorities, the passengers have to provide their Covid-19 vaccination details prior to the travel besides also getting a booster shot of a Saudi-approved Covid-19 vaccine.