Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly

Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly
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Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims will circumambulate the Kaaba during Hajj, so how do they clean it? (AFP)
Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly
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Machineries and equipment used to clean the Harram. (@ReasahAlharmain)
Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly
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Machineries and equipment used to clean the Harram. (@ReasahAlharmain)
Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly
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Machineries and equipment used to clean the Harram. (@ReasahAlharmain)
Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly
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Machineries and equipment used to clean the Harram. (@ReasahAlharmain)
Updated 19 August 2018

Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly

Ever wondered how they clean the floor around the Kaaba during Hajj? Quickly
  • Hundreds of thousands of people walk around the Kaaba during Hajj
  • The process of cleaning the floor is a well rehearsed task that takes minutes

DUBAI: With millions of people currently attending Makkah as they perform the Hajj pilgrimage, which includes circumambulating the Kaaba, it is no wonder that things need to be cleaned.

This sped-up video footage, that has been shared on social media, shows how teams of cleaners enter the Mataf (the circumambulation area around the Kaaba), while a line of security stop the pilgrims entering the area which is being cleaned with a long line of rope.  

The process is well rehearsed, so the teams of cleaners take little time to ensure the area is ready in a short time, so that pilgrims can continue.

Here’s the video: