Makkah : Security personnel arrested a gunman from the first floor of Masjid-ul-Haram.

According to Saudi media, an armed man arrested from the first floor of Masjid al-Haram was also chanting slogans in favor of terrorist organizations.

According to Saudi police, a man with a sharp object was seen on the first floor yesterday, who was arrested and handed over to the police.

A Makkah police spokesman said the man was being investigated and legal action would be taken against him.