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Police book 80 for violating covid-19 restrictive measures

Police reported 80 individuals all across Cyprus over the past 24 hours for violations of Covid-19 measures.

They had carried out a total of 10,374 inspections, according to CNA.

Out of the 80 fines, 37 were issued for not sending an SMS for their movements and 43 for not using a protective mask.

These action are mandatory under the Decree issued by the Ministry of Health following a Cabinet decision providing a lockdown in Cyprus between January 10-31.

A Police officer also said that 21 fines were issued in Nicosia after conducting 2.073 checks.

In Limassol 2,683 checks were carried out and 28 citizens were booked.

Eight citizens were booked in Larnaca after 819 checks and another 15 fines were issued in Paphos after 1,900 checks.

In Famagusta, Police reported 8 citizens after 1,338 checks and in Morphou none was reported after 777 checks.

Furthermore, Port & Marine Police carried out 23 checks with no fines issued.

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