263 people were referred to Public Prosecution by the Ministry of Interior for violation of COVID-19 guidelines.
- 256 of which were booked for not wearing masks.
- 1 for violating the 4-person limit in a vehicle (unless living in the same household).
- 1 for violating quarantine requirements
- 5 for not downloading the Ehteraz app.
Public Prosecution has been strict regarding COVID-19 safety regulations over the past few months. Law No. 17 of 1990, people who do not wear masks in the event of an infectious disease may face up to three years in prison and/or pay QR 200,000 fine.