Hajj departure procedures facilitated
Manama, Aug. 10 (BNA): Nationality, Passport and Residence Affairs (NPRA) has taken the necessary arrangement for the departure of the pilgrims through the land port, in accordance with the plan that was set a few months back and advanced security devices to process the paperwork of travellers. The plan aims to avoid delay of travellers because of the rush or any emergency. The NPRA facilitates the departure of pilgrims through the coordination with the Hajj and Umra Affairs Section of the Religious Affairs Directorate of the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments, General Directorate of Traffic, Customs Affairs, the King Fahad Causeway Police Directorate and the concerned Saudi authorities. The NPRA called upon all travellers to ensure fulfilling all rules stated in the law and check the validity of travel documents and visas.