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7 Jul, 2015

Power of Spiritual Travel: Record 14 million visit Mecca in 16 days of Ramadan

JEDDAH, 7 July 2015 (Arab News): More than 14 million worshippers and pilgrims visited Makkah in the first 16 days of Ramadan, a 40 percent increase compared to the same period last year. These figures were unveiled at a meeting of the Central Haj Committee, chaired by Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, a local publication has reported.