Coronavirus: Carriers to Postpone or Cancel Umrah Trips (FNAVM)

Casablanca – Transport companies have agreed to take all measures to postpone or cancel trips for the Umrah while refunding all sums received in this framework announced on Monday the national Federation of Moroccan travel agencies (FNAVM).

The decision takes place after the publication by the competent Saudi authorities of a statement announcing the suspension of travel for the Umrah as part of the temporary preventive measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus the FNAVM said in a communique issued at the end of a meeting to discuss the implications of this issue.

Following intensive contacts and the measures planned to protect the rights and interests of the persons concerned it has been decided that the costs of visas accommodation transport and other services will be refunded as soon as the administrative procedures which may take some time have been completed the same source added noting that the persons concerned will be kept informed of any developments.

Source: Agency Morocaine De Presse