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The first phase will in­clude al­low­ing cit­i­zens and ex­pa­tri­ates from within the King­dom to per­form Um­rah at a ca­pac­ity of 30% from Oct. 4, the equiv­a­lent of 6,000 pil­grims per day.

The sec­ond will in­crease the ca­pac­ity of the Grand Mosque to 75%, which would in­clude 15,000 pil­grims and 40,000 wor­ship­pers a day from Oct. 18.

In the third phase, pil­grims from abroad would be al­lowed to per­form Um­rah from

Nov. 1 with a ca­pac­ity of

20,000 pil­grims and 60,000 wor­ship­pers per day.

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