Saudi Gazette report
RIYADH — The Ministry of Interior has announced a series of new fines for the violation of precautionary and preventive measures ahead of Eid Al-Fitr.
The fines vary between SR10,000 and SR50,000 for individuals while commercial establishments will have to pay between SR10,000 and SR100,000.
The new measures are in the continuation of the penalties outlined by the ministry last year to limit gatherings that contribute to the spread of COVID-19, an official source at the interior ministry said on Tuesday.
According to the new measures, the person responsible for the gathering and the owner of the establishment will be punished as follows:
— SR10,000 for family gatherings inside homes, rest houses, farms, etc., exceeding the numbers specified by the authority in one or specific space, and if individuals do not reside in the same building
— SR15,000 for non-family gathering inside homes, rest houses, farms, camps,