Saudi Arabia Temporarily Suspended Umrah due to Coronavirus outbreak.
According to the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah Saudi Arabia temporarily suspended the entry for Umrah or Visit purpose, and that is a precautionary measure to prevent coronavirus from reaching the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The ministry said that the entry to the Kingdom for the purpose of Umrah and or visiting the Prophet;s Mosque in Madinah is temporarily suspended. Entry to the Kingdom with a tourist visa from countries with confirmed Coronavirus, according to criteria established by Saudi health authorities is temporarily suspended.
Theses measures are temporary and subject to continuous evaluation by the relevant authorities.