PESHAWAR, 4 May: The Saudi Arabian government has lifted bar on Pakistani nationals on performing Umrah.
According to sources, the pending Umrah visas will be issued from 6 May. The sources added that Imam-e-Kaaba Sheikh Khalid Al Ghamidi has played crucial role in lifting of the bar on performing Umrah by Pakistani nationals. The Imam-e-Kaaba had come to Pakistan on a visit last week.
The bar was imposed by the Saudi government recently.