Presidency of two holy mosques’ affairs: death of pilgrim who jumped from roof of Grand Mosque to tawaaf floor

Makkah, Official spokesman for the General Presidency for the Grand Mosque and the Prophet Mosque Affairs Ahmad bin Mohammed Al Mansouri said that at exactly eight and ten minutes of this morning, one of the pilgrims of Arab nationality jumped from the roof of the Grand Mosque to the floor of mataf, which led to his death despite the existence of an iron protection fence surrounding the perimeter of the roof of the Grand Mosque.

His fall caused the injury of two pilgrims and their health is stable.

He pointed out that the security authorities are investigating the incident and is still the subject of follow-up by the competent authorities.

Source: Saudi Press Agency