JEDDAH: Saudi municipalities are continuing health and safety inspection tours to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the Kingdom.
The municipality of Jeddah carried out 2,819 visits to commercial centers and facilities in one day, identifying 16 violations. Field teams closed two commercial outlets for breaching COVID-19 health protocols.
The Eastern Province municipality carried out 1,063 inspection tours in one day, identifying 73 violations. Authorities closed three commercial outlets for breaching health regulations.
Violations included noncompliance with social distancing and mask-wearing, leniency in measuring the temperatures of customers, overcrowding issues and failure to effectively use the Tawakkalna app.