KUWAIT CITY, Apr 26: The Ministry of Interior security services in charge of curfew area in Mahboula region dispersed the crowd of expatriated who tried to break the curfew in pretext that they wanted to visit amnesty centers of violators of the residence law to leave for their countries.
A security sources stated they immediately dealt with the crowd of workers of various nationalities estimated at about 100 expats who contacted security men with fabricated issues which forced the security men to fire bullets in the air to disperse them and call on special security forces to bring the situation under control.
The source pointed out that the security services had informed expatriate workers in the Mahboula area since the first day of imposing a total isolation. Specific mechanism for violating expats who wants to visit amnesty centers designated by the Ministry of Interior are transferred with the knowledge of the security services to amnesty centers where they hand them over formally.
The security men at the site were able to arrest 8 persons from the crowded workers who tried to create chaos in Mahboula isolated area.