Pakistani Woman Dies In Makkah While Performing Umrah

Sunday, January 20, 2019

According to details, the Pakistani woman was in Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah when she met her fate.

When the woman went to the Hira cave for Tawaf, a rock from the cave hit her head.

The woman succumbed to her injury at the spot and died.

Rescue teams reached the scene upon receiving the information. The dead body of the deceased was shifted to the mortuary of a nearby hospital.

The police has started investigation into the case.

Millions of Pakistanis offer their pilgrimage at the Holy Makkah.

Pakistani pilgrims top of the list for performing Umrah last year, leaving behind India, Indonesia, Yemen and other countries.

Pilgrims from Pakistan topped the list with 262, 695 in number, followed by 140,505 from India, 131,908 from Indonesia, 26,334 from Yemen, 21767 from Malaysia and 14,667 from the UAE.