KUWAIT CITY, May 5: The Joint Committee comprising members from the Public Authority for Manpower, Ministry of Interior and the Kuwait Municipality organized a surprise inspection campaign in Hawalli and Salmiya targeting the vice houses which operate under the cover of massage and took into custody several labor and residence law violators and crossdressers, reports Al-Anba daily.
The campaign was organized in the late hours of the night and in complete secrecy. The Al-Anba daily accompanied the ‘raiding’ party. The head of the committee Muhammad Al-Dhafiri told the daily the campaign was organized in coordination with various bodies to eliminate the negative phenomena which violate “the teachings of our religion.” He said the committee will not tolerate any violations or anything that violates the sanctity and morals of Islam.
Meanwhile, he added that the Municipality during the joint campaign was keen to make a list of shops related to Ministerial Resolution 87 for the year 2015, specifically article 17 item 9, which states that in the event of “any modification in the conditions of the premises on which the license was issued or add space before obtaining permission shall be dealt with accordingly.”