Amended malls’ protocols come into effect

Amended malls' protocols come into effect

The Ministry of Commerce announced that amendments in the coronavirus preventive protocols for commercial centers and malls came into effect from Tuesday, May 4.

The ministry stated that a sufficient number of security guards and security men would prevent crowding and rush at the external gates and entrances.

Zigzag paths will also be there for waiting at the gates to ensure physical distancing; and avoid gathering; as well as to prevent entry of anyone violating the precautionary measures.

Prepaid movie ticket holders will be able to enter and go directly to the specialized halls; with the application of special protocols.

Signboards shall also be at each entrance, indicating the capacity; and an emphasis on the application of physical distancing between individuals.

Apart from using Tawakkalna application to manage gatherings, application’s barcode sticker shall be shown at the entry and exit gates.

Physical distancing signs and stickers shall be in the outer yards and before the entrances; and security guards must not allow anyone to leave the premises until after checking out via Tawakkalna app.