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Dozens booked for breaking decree

Police have booked 73 individuals and found violations at three premises  after carrying out 4758 checks overall in the last 12 hours.

In one incident, police found a number of people clearing the gardens of a Paphos hotel and they were reported.

In a second case, a shop was in operation in violation of decrees and in a third, a man in the Morphou district who decided to visit his neighbour was booked, as was his host.

In total, police checked 518 premises and found three were in violation.

Police also carried out 4240 checks on pedestrians and drivers and booked 73.

Nicosia: 1171 checks, 14 booked

Limassol: 1,101 checks, 32 booked

Larnaca: 755 checks, 10 booked

Paphos: 756 checks, 13 booked

Famagusta: 184 checks, 3 booked

Morphou: 84 checks, none booked

Police HQ traffic unit: 164 checks, 1 booked

MMAD: 25 checks, none booked

 

 

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