Saudi Crown Prince MBS announces a tenfold expansion of Quba Mosque.
According to Arab media, Muhammad bin Salman has announced that the first mosque of Islam, built by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), Masjid-e-Quba will be expanded by ten times.
MBS said that the new expansion plan of Masjid-e-Quba would be the largest expansion project in history in which the mosque would be expanded to 50,000 square meters.
Arab media reported, the project, named after Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman, aims to increase the number of worshipers in the mosque to 66,000.
Muhammad bin Salman said that the purpose of this project is to facilitate more worshipers on important occasions.
The mosque located in the Saudi city of Madinah is the first mosque of the Islam which is also called the first mosque of the city of Madinah while the Masjid-e-Quba is located at a distance of 5 km from the Masjid-e-Nabvi.