KUWAIT: Those seeking urgent medical treatment, attending doctor appointments or taking care of the sick will be allowed to acquire permits during the 11-hour curfew in Kuwait, the Interior Ministry said in a statement to the press Monday.

In the statement, the Interior Ministry indicated that it was important to follow the specific rules to acquire the permit, affirming that those who obtain the document will be monitored through their cellphones to make sure they were attending to the agreed upon business.

Violators will be subjected to legal questioning and punishment, added the ministry which urged people to contact the ministry on 25585115 – 25585116 numbers in case of inquiry. Permits could be acquired through via http://curfew.paci.gov.kw. – KUNA