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SDAIA Ramps up Preparations for Umrah Pilgrims after Hajj 2024

The Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) unveiled that it is currently facilitating all entry procedures for Umrah pilgrims after the conclusion of Hajj season 2024, reported the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

After the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah announced the beginning of issuing Umrah visas from June 21, SDAIA embarked on early preparations to provide pilgrims with seamless services during their Umrah rituals.

SDAIA is collaborating with the Ministry of Interior and relevant government agencies through all air, sea and land ports in the Kingdom to efficiently facilitate the entry procedures for pilgrims from various countries around the world.

SDAIA will provide numerous services in various ports including Mecca, Madinah, Eastern Province, Tabuk, Al-Jawf, Northern Borders, Najran, and Jeddah Islamic Port.

These ports are fully equipped with primary and backup communications circuits, operated by a number of national competencies in SDAIA to provide necessary technical services.

Furthermore, the authority is providing technical support 24/7, implementing preventive maintenance for data rooms, network devices, and workstations, and activating the traveler system which increases the speed of transferring data for pilgrims to accelerate their entry procedures.

SDAIA has also installed multiple stations for capturing and recording biometric features at the Kingdom’s ports.

Moreover, it equipped mobile bags with biometric recording devices and backup systems to maximize the smooth procedures for all pilgrims.

It is noteworthy that the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has commenced issuing Umrah visas for the post-Hajj season on June 21 to implement the directives of the Saudi leadership of accommodating more pilgrims and provide seamless services to the guests of Allah.

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