Saudi municipalities intensify efforts to combat virus

Municipalities throughout the Kingdom have stepped up their efforts to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The municipality of Jeddah followed up on different businesses to ensure the enforcement of precautionary measures to curb the spread of the virus. Over 600 violations were observed.


The municipality of Jazan closed down a workers’ residence that did not conform with the requirements of accommodation. Najran also carried out precautionary campaigns on produce shops to ensure that they enforced appropriate health standards and were undertaking the necessary measures.