KUWAIT CITY, Aug 24: The chief of Kuwait Municipality stated that the Gyms and shops adherence to health guidelines set to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is at about 80 percent nationwide.
Speaking to the press while inspecting several establishments in Sharq area, Director General of the Municipality Ahmad Al-Manfouhi indicated that the Municipal Council was keen on following up health guidelines throughout the country to positively participate in the national fight against COVID-19.
Measures such as temperatures check in addition to distributing gloves and sanitizers for clients as well as employees were among the few easy steps that will contribute majorly to curb the spread of the virus, he affirmed.
He added that since the cabinet approved the fourth phase of the national plan to bring back normalcy, the municipality and its teams were working vigorously to implement the steps included in the strategy.
Al-Manfouhi revealed that the municipality was working with health ministry teams to ensure that commercial establishments were carrying on their part in preventing COVID-19 spreading, stressing that any violations will result in closure of shops.
He urged citizens and residents to abide by the set regulations and help the government to achieve the goal of restoring normal life in Kuwait