Health advice for Hajj pilgrims from Public Health England

Public Health England have produced a short health advice video for pilgrims intending to travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the annual pilgrimage. There have been some cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) being exported to countries outside the Middle East with the most recent being identified in Malaysia in January 2018.

The video highlights the common symptoms and what to do if you are worried.

For further PHE travel advice related to the Hajj then please see the NaTHNaC website.