Hlth Minister issues decrees to ban social celebrations including weddings

KUWAIT Health Minister Dr. Basel Al-Sabah issued a number of decrees Wednesday to ban different types of social gatherings including weddings, feasts and so on within the mainframe of coronavirus (COVID-19) preventative measures.

The decrees, which KUNA obtained a copy of, prevents large non-family gatherings, receptions.

Public and private diwaniyas (gathering halls) are also included in the new measures.

The police will be tasked to enforce the decrees in accordance with laws connected with the prevention of disease.

All measures will be implemented as part of the nationwide efforts to prevent the further spread of coronavirus.

Source: Kuwait News Agency