KUWAIT CITY, April 12: The Public Relations and Media Department of Kuwait Municipality revealed that a total of 100 violating tents were removed from Jahra desert areas during a recent inspection campaign. The department warned that it will deduct the insurances paid by the owners of violating tents that have defied municipal rules and regulations in this regard. So far, the insurances of 21 camps have been deducted and that of 349 others are being looked into. It affirmed that such campaigns will continue to be held for clearing the areas allocated for camping purposes.
Meanwhile, the Public Relations and Media Department revealed that the Capital Municipality confiscated 1.6 tons of expired foodstuffs and issued 22 citations over various violations. These violations included 16 for illegal advertisements and shop licenses and six for trading foodstuffs unfit for human consumption, storage of expired foodstuffs and lack of hygiene.