The Saudi authorities have announced to extend the visa period for those coming on visit visa 7 days before the expiry date.
According to the Saudi Passport Department, the concerned persons will be required to join the medical insurance system.
According to reports, this extension of the visa period will not be for a period of more than 180 days.
Earlier, Saudi Arabia had decided to give on-arrival visa to the citizens of USA, UK and European countries.
After the new policy of the government, the Saudi Aviation Authority has informed the airlines in writing.