Officials book 284 for violating Covid-19 preventive measures

  • 7 months   ago
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) officials booked 284 people in the country for violating preventive and precautionary measures that were enforced in order to curb the further spread of novel coronavirus (Covid-19). 
Among the booked 284 individuals, 270 people were booked for not wearing face masks in the public, 6 were booked for not following social and safe distances, 3 people were found guilty for not having the mandatory Ehteraz application installed on their mobile phones, and five persons were booked for violating the maximum limit allowed in a vehicle, which is specified as four people including the driver except the members of same household. 
All of the violated individuals were referred to the public prosecution. 
The measures are in accordance with the Cabinet decision and Decree Law No. 17 of 1990 on infectious diseases, and the precautionary measures imposed in the region to limit the rapid spreading deadly disease.
The competent authorities urged all the citizens and residents to follow all the preventive measures kept in place to make sure their safety and the safety of other individuals in the country are assured.