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Posted On: 25 November 2020 09:58 am

More people referred to Public Prosecution for not wearing masks, violating limit allowed in vehicle

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According to the Ministry of Interior on Wednesday, November 25, 58 more people were referred to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they're mandatory. This is in line with the cabinet decision based on Law no. 17 of 1990 regarding infectious diseases.

The authorities also referred five persons to the Public Prosecution for violating the limit allowed in a vehicle. Only four people, including the driver, are allowed in a car, except for families.

In total, the authorities acted against 1,670 people to date for not wearing masks and 103 people for violating the limit allowed inside a vehicle.

"The competent authorities call on the public to adhere to the precautionary and preventive decisions in force to protect them and others from the spread of the Coronavirus in society," the statement added.

Source: Ministry of Interior