This is one of the major problems of having a dumb but religiously fervent population: Not only is life tough, and often short, for the retards but the non-retards also have to pay the price:
Shocking footage has emerged of Iranians tempting fate by licking the doors and a burial mound at the Fatima Masumeh Shrine in Qom, the epicenter of the Islamic Republic’s COVID-19 outbreak. [...]
Pilgrims routinely kiss and lick religious shrines, including in Qom, which is considered a “place for healing,” according to the UK’s Daily Star.
The Saudis made the correct decision by suspending foreign travel into Mecca and Medina. Whereas, the Iranians can't be bothered to shut down their holy site in a city where hundreds of people are infected!