People of Mecca celebrate King Salman

Monday 01st Jun 2015
King Salman and the Crown Prince at celebrations (Photo SPA)

King Salman and the Crown Prince at celebrations (Photo SPA)

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On Sunday evening the peaple of Mecca held a grand celebration for the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, to display their gratitude and thanks for his majestic reign.

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He was greeted upon his arrival at the ceremony, which took place on the road from to Mecca to Jeddah, by the Emir of Mecca, Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, and the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Nayef. During the celebrations the King was briefed on a number of development projects in Mecca, and toured the popular and world-famous markets of Mecca.

Following the lavish ceremony the King and his entourage returned to Jeddah.



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