Riyadh, Jan. 28 -- In a significant development, the authorities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) have allowed conducting Nikah ceremonies, or marriage contracts, at the Holy Mosques in Makkah and Madinah, local media reported.

The initiative launched by the Saudi ministry of Haj and Umrah to facilitate the efficient and convenient formation of Nikah at the Grand Mosque in Makkah and the Prophet's Mosque in Madinah.

It aims to enhance the experiences of pilgrims and visitors.

As per a report by Arabic daily Al Watan, this initiative presents an opportunity for event planning companies to introduce creative and respectful ideas for organizing sacred events.

Saudi marriage official Musaed Al Jabri emphasized the religious permissibi...