KUWAIT CITY, Jan 27: Two hundred thousand Kuwaitis and expatriates are wanted by the Sentences Enforcement Department and the Ministry of Justice and Interior for failing to pay debts, reports Al-Anba daily.
The daily added, search and arrest warrants have been issued and a travel ban has been slapped against these persons. According to sources that creditors – banks and companies – have filed complaints of financial claims against these people who have failed to pay the installments, which vary between loans and financial benefits resulting in the issuance of arrest warrants enlisting them in travel ban.
The sources pointed out of the 200,000 there are about 29,000 Kuwaiti women out of total the 70,000 Kuwaitis while the number of expatriates is about 30,000.
The head of the Takaful Society Musaed Mandani has confirmed that the debt of about 29,000 Kuwaiti females ranges between 1,000 and 10,000 dinars, 2.5% of Kuwaitis in general. A campaign to drop loans through the websites completed its 52nd day in conjunction with parliamentary proposals to consider the case.