MoCI shares useful tips to ensure safe shopping in Malls

  • 6 months   ago
In light of the current surging novel coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in Qatar, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has taken the initiative to share few tips in its official twitter account to ensure your safety and the safety of others while adhering to mandatory preventive measures imposed in the country when shopping in Malls.
The ministry stated the following for a safe shopping:
- To shop during non-peak hours
- To wash your hands with water and soap before and after shopping
- To refrain from touching products that you won't purchase
- To disinfect shopping cart handles using sterilized wipes
- To sterilize your hands before exiting the store
- To keep a safe distance of at least one-and-a-half meters from other shoppers
- Not to touch your face during shopping
- To wipe cans using sterilized tissues
- To pay using your ATM card
- To wash the vegetables and fruits. 
Any individual suffering from COVID-19 symptoms must immediately contact the helpline number 16000. This is vital as the earlier the disease is detected the easier it will be to receive the right treatment and recover from it.