KSA - Ministry of Hajj says pilgrims enjoy comprehensive ins.
Saturday, 01 04 2020, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah started on Jan. 1, 2020 applying the comprehensive insurance plan to Umrah performers during their visit to the Kingdom, Ayman Arfaj, general supervisor of the media center at the ministry, said in a statement.
The insurance coverage will be linked to visitor visas, and the relevant policy will become effective upon the arrival of Umrah performers at the Kingdom.
Aa of Jan. 1, a total of 8,452 policies were issued to Umrah pilgrims by The Company for Cooperative Insurance (Tawuniya), he concluded.
Tawuniya on Dec. 11, 2019 signed an agreement with the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah to provide insurance services to Umrah and Hajj pilgrims for 4 years.