In the period from October 15 to November 20, more than 20 thousands of Russian Muslims, including 8,000 residents of the Republic of Dagestan, are planning to make a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.
The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has developed health regulations for the season of Hajj and Umrah "on the organization of Hajj and conditions of admission Russian pilgrims," the press service of Rospotrebnadzor on taxiways.
Mandatory condition of pilgrimage is a certificate, certified by the health authorities of the Russian Federation of vaccination against meningitis, which should be made not later than 10 days and not more than 3 years prior to entry into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia quadruple vaccine ACWY. In addition, the Ministry of Health, the CSA encourages States to send their pilgrims be vaccinated against seasonal influenza before going to Hajj, especially elderly persons, persons with diabetes, chronic respiratory diseases, liver and kidneys.
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