Last year approximately 2m people took part in the annual haj pilgrimage ©Press Association Images
Last year approximately 2m people took part in the annual haj pilgrimage ©Press Association Images

64,000 counterfeit goods seized 'to protect haj pilgrims'

13 September 2016

Authorities in Saudi Arabia have confiscated over 260,000 counterfeit or expired goods in a “Hajj season inspection tour”.

Last year approximately 2m people took part in the annual pilgrimage, which all Muslims are required to do at least once if able to.

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