Statement of the Presidency of Religious Affairs regarding the worship of Hajj for the year 2021

Statement of the Presidency of Religious Affairs regarding the worship of Hajj for the year 2021

Monday, June 14, 2021

The Presidency of Religious Affairs has announced that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the prospective pilgrims from the Republic of Turkey shall not be able to go to the holy land for the worship of Hajj within year 2021

Diyanet’ten 2021 yılı hac ibadetine ilişkin açıklama

Diyanet’ten 2021 yılı hac ibadetine ilişkin açıklama

The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has stated that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, they shall allow only a limited number of prospective pilgrims who are resident in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the worship of Hajj this year as well. Because of this decision, the same as the other countries, no prospective pilgrims shall be allowed from our country, too, in the Holy Land for the worship of Hajj within the Hajj season of year 2021. The details regarding this matter shall be shared with the public on coming days.

Respectfully announced to the public.

Presidency of Religious Affairs

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