The e-portal of the Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah has received more than 594,000 applications from citizens and expatriates to perform Haj this year.
Authorities say seats reserved for low-cost services completely filled up two hours after the services were announced. Read: Domestic Registration for Hajj Now Open
The portal, which was launched on May 30, for domestic pilgrims offering the facilitation of low-cost Haj services.
The portal will accept applications until the cut-off date on August 18.
Fees should be paid within 48 hours of applying or the reservations will be canceled.