Saudi Arabia Hosts Record-Breaking 1.25 Crore Umrah Pilgrims in 2023


Dr Tawfiq al-Rabiah, the Saudi Minister for Hajj and Umrah, announced that a record-breaking number of 13.55 million Muslims performed Umrah in 2023. 

He made this statement at the opening of the Hajj and Umrah Conference. He also revealed that the Umrah pilgrims in 2023 were 58 percent more than the previous year, with an increase of five million people.