Saudi Arabia deploys AI machines to clean Makkah Grand Mosque

Mecca — Saudi Arabia has deployed Artificial Intelligence machines to clean Makkah’s Grand Holy Mosque. 

According to Saudi Press Agency (SPA), Sheikh Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Sudais, President of the Affairs of the Grand Holy Mosque and Prophet’s Holy Mosque, inaugurated four of these new devices on Tuesday. These will keep the mosque and its yard clean.

Artificial intelligence-enabled devices will sweep carpets, clean the stairs, escalators, and floors inside the mosque while also collecting dust. 

According to the SPA article, this is a part of the endeavor to deploy artificial intelligence systems for the benefit of the Two Holy Mosques and its tourists.