The designated authorities arrested Sunday five people for violating the requirements of the home quarantine, they committed to following, which they are legally accountable for, in accordance with the procedures of the health authorities in the country.
The arrests came in implementation of the precautionary measures in force in the country, approved by health authorities represented in the Ministry of Public Health, to curb the spread of Covid-19.
The violators, who are currently being referred to the designate prosecution, are:
1- Suhaim Ali Hamad Saeed Odaiba 2- Mubarak Abdullah Mefleh Muaid al-Qahtani 3- Khalid Ahmed Khalifa bin Zaid al-Mannai 4- Nasser Hamad Mohamed al-Faham al-Ajami 5- Khalid Humaidi Salem al-Fehaida al-Marri.
The authorities called on citizens and residents under home quarantine to fully commit to the Ministry of Public Health's condition, to ensure their safety and the safety of others.
They added that anyone who violates the quarantine will be subject to Article No 253 of Law No 11 of 2004, provisions of Law No. 17 of 1990 on communicable diseases, and Law No 17 of 2002 on protecting society.