KUWAIT: The Relations and Security Information Department at the Interior Ministry said environment police patrols will be on the streets in coordination with the Environment Public Authority round the clock on Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Causeway to control any violations of throwing garbage.
It said it will strictly deal with any violation of the law on roads and bridges, and articles 107 and 108 will be applied against any violator. The final statistics about the number of violations that were accounted for by traffic control cameras on Sheikh Jaber Causeway and Doha Spar since it was opened (on 1/5/2019) is 1043 violations, and the total violations on Doha Spur is 769 violations.

Meanwhile, the Traffic Department and Operations are working on maintaining the traffic flow in all areas of Kuwait, that in addition to stationary and mobile patrols. The Traffic Department announced the trucks ban hours during the holy month of Ramadan as follows: Trucks will not be allowed on the roads from 8:30 am-10:30 am for employees’ entry; Time of employees exit will be from 12:30 pm – to 3:00 pm while, time for vehicles on the left shoulder will be from 8:00 am until 12:00 noon.

By Hanan Al-Saadoun