Saudi Ministry of Health advises to hold social events under 50 attendees only

The Ministry of Health has stressed the importance of avoiding holding official or social events in which the number of attendees exceeds 50 people, and the need to avoid handshaking as it is one of the most common causes of infection transmission, so as to protect everyone from the novel coronavirus infection.

The Ministry called on everyone to support efforts being made to combat this virus and carry out their duty to limit its spread.

The Ministry called on all citizens and expatriates to communicate with the Health Service Center 937 to answer their inquiries and advise them on the novel coronavirus, stressing the importance of prevention of respiratory diseases in general, and advised everyone to adhere to educational guidelines issued by the Ministry to avoid infection with viruses.