The Ministry of Public Health announced that the competent authorities arrested 14 people who violated the requirements of home quarantine Sunday.
The pledge they had committed themselves had forewarned this.
According to the ministry the arrest of these persons is part of the measures in force in the country and approved by the health authorities. This is to ensure public safety, in order to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
All the arrested persons have been referred to prosecution, the ministry said.
Following are the persons who have been detained for violating the quarantine rules. 1- Abdullah Jaber Abdullah Jaber Nashira, 2- Mutaib Salem Mutaib al-Hanitim al-Marri, 3- Abdullah Ali Khalifa Salloum al-Kubaisi, 4- Meshal Hamad Abdullah al-Hamad al-Mannai, 5- Jaber Ali al-Mi'i Ali Jahman, 6- Talib Jaber Masoud Al-Aweer al-Marri, 7- Abdullah Muhammad Ali Abdulreda Ismail, 8- Fahd Abdel-Moneim Ibrahim Ahmed al-Owainati, 9- Mohamed Rashid Jaber al-Khayareen, 10- Khaled Rashid Jaber al-Khayareen,
11- Sarhan Nasser Sarhan Salem Barghash, 12- Nader Mohamed Mubarak Salem al-Juhani, 13- Faisal Masoud Jaber al-Marri and 14- Mohamed Ali Mohsen Abdullah Mulheyah - all Qatari citizens.
The authorities reminded citizens and residents in home quarantine of the necessity of strict adherence to the conditions set by the ministry for their own safety and others.
Whoever violates the conditions will expose himself to the penalties in line with the provisions of Article 253 of the Penal Code No. (11) of 2004, and the provisions of Law No. (17) of 1990 regarding prevention of infectious diseases, and Law No. (17) of 2002 on Protection of Community, the ministry statement stressed.