Al Azhar: Precautionary measures taken by kingdom to suspend Umrah visas are required by Sharia to protect people
Cairo, Al Azhar commended the precautionary and preventive measures taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to prevent the spread of Coronavirus among Muslims wishing to perform Umrah.
Al Azhar said, in a statement today, "These measures are permissible, legitimate and rewarded. Rather, they are a legal duty to protect people."
Source: Saudi Press Agency