KUWAIT CITY, Apr 17: Outdoor activities, such as exercise, is strictly prohibited within the boundaries of residential areas, farms, and chalets especially between 5:00 pm to 6:00 a.m. curfew hours, said the Interior Ministry Friday.
A statement by the ministry stressed that efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) meant that all citizens and residents should abide by the rules especially during the partial curfew.
Anyone breaking the law will be prosecuted, warned the ministry, which indicated that the imposed curfew also included regional waters and faraway locations such as farms and chalets.
Whether on land or sea, the curfew applies, the statement by the ministry affirmed, urging all people to abide by the rules during hours of curfew.
The administration added that the General Administration of the Coast Guard of the border security sector is following the application of the partial prohibition law in the Kuwaiti regional waters, and it has monitored some citizens who rented boats and carried out picnics, while the health authorities ’instructions are clear that they must adhere to homes and not go out except if at all it is necessary.
Citizens and expats are requested to cooperate and implement preventive measures issued by the health authorities to limit the spread of the Corona virus