SAUDI ARABIA

Individual jumps down from Grand Mosque's upper floor

April 09, 2024

Saudi Gazette report

MAKKAH —
The special security force at the Grand Mosque swiftly responded to an alarming incident where an individual threw himself from one of the upper floors of the mosque.

Following the incident, immediate measures were taken to ensure the individual received prompt medical attention. He was quickly transported to a nearby hospital where he is currently undergoing treatment and evaluation to ascertain his condition.

In parallel, necessary procedural steps were taken to investigate the incident further and understand the circumstances that led to the brash behavior. The situation was immediately brought under control and the authorities were closely monitoring the entire premises to ensure the safety and security of all worshippers and visitors in the Grand Mosque.


April 09, 2024
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