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Saudi Minister of Islamic Affairs launches media awareness programs for Hajj of 2017


Jeddah (IINA) – Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Saleh Al Al-Sheikh launched recently the Ministry’s plan for the media programs to educate the pilgrims for the current Hajj season.

The plan included distribution of millions of publications, books, tapes, films and Dawah mass media material in 32 International languages. He pointed out that 100 satellite channels participate in educating pilgrims through the dissemination of episodes, movies and programs produced by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, SPA reported.

Al-Sheikh also explained that the plan reflects the efforts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to serve pilgrims, pointing out that the ministry focuses this season on the concept of early awareness before the arrival of the pilgrim to the Kingdom through traditional and modern media in different languages, and through the Ministry’s Dawah centres outside the Kingdom, in various countries of the world and Islamic societies.

Source: International Islamic News Agency