Heavy rain was witnessed in the Holy City of Makkah and in the adjoining areas on Monday.
Videos circulating on social media show people enjoying the rain inside the Grand Mosque courtyard.
The Saudi weather bodies said, “Good rain in the Masjid Al-Haram this afternoon…”
The General Directorate of Civil Defence in Makkah called on citizens and residents to take precautions due to the unexpected weather.
The Civil Defence official Nayef Al-Sharif called on everyone to abide by the safety instructions while driving on the roads during the rain and advised everyone to stay away from electrical installations that were exposed to rain water.
He stressed that the administration has taken all precautionary measures to meet the dangers of rain and floods based on the developments and changes in the weather situation.
PTI said, “Prime Minister Imran Khan performs Umrah. The Prime Minister prayed for the development and prosperity of Pakistan and the unity of the Muslim world.”
A video doing the rounds on social media showed heavy rain in area surrounding the Grand Mosque in Makkah.
In the Saudi Holy City of Makkah, dotted with fast food eateries and stalls selling Chinese-made trinkets, vendors are ready to cash in on the annual Hajj pilgrimage.
Citing the confessional statement, the investigators said he had taken his children on a motorbike to Lulliyani Canal in District Kasur. He asked his children to pose for a selfie, but suddenly, he pushed them into the canal.
At least ten people were killed in India's state of Sikkim and 82 others, including 23 army personnel, were missing after heavy rainfall caused the glacial Lhonak lake to overflow, spurring catastrophic flooding in the region on Wednesday, officials said.
Abu Dhabi Police pointed out that the entrances, including Sheikh Zayed Bridge, Sheikh Khalifa Bridge, Mussafah Bridge and Maqta Bridge are not allowed to use during morning rush hours only by large buses transporting workers.