Saudi Arabia has beefed up it's security to fight covid 19 by installing the latest self-sterilization gates” at Masjid Al Haram
The new equipment automatically scans and sterilize those who pass through the gates before entering the mosque. After the confirmation of the result of the temporary one install at the King Abdul Aziz Gate, the sterilisation gates will be installed in all the gates
According to Haramain, the General Presidency of the Sacred Mosque and the prophet’s mosque has inaugurated the “advanced self-sterilization gates” equipped with the latest technologies, which were introduced by the presidency represented by the Technical and Service Affairs Agency at the doors of the Grand Mosque.
The advanced self-sterilization gates sterilizes people with antiseptic spray, and are equipped with thermal cameras to detect temperatures from a distance of six meters, and a smart screen for reading temperatures where it can read the temperature of several people at the same time and the speed of reading up to approximately one second, and the gate includes a unit store the disinfectant, thermal surveillance cameras, and smart monitors.
Whoever enters the Grand Mosque to start their daily work passes through the gates, and the gates are sterilized periodically after using them.These gates come as a complement to the preventive and precautionary measures that the presidency has initiated to help contain the virus.