Tehran, Oct 11 (IANS) Iran is wearing masks to stop coronavirus infections. Residents within the capital, Tehran, should pay a high-quality of 5 lakh riyals if they don’t put on a masks.
President Hassan Rouhani introduced the introduction of the rule at a gathering of the Coronavirus Activity Power on Saturday.
In a televised speech, he stated that if anybody was discovered outdoors the home in Tehran carrying a masks, he must pay a high-quality of 500,000 riyals inside two weeks.
As well as, coronavirus victims should be on self-quarantine for 2 weeks and report the illness to colleagues and mates. In any other case, he might be fined 20 lakh riyals.
Then again, these among the many taxi drivers who don’t put on masks might be susceptible to paying a high-quality of 1 lakh riyals and if a taxi driver takes a passenger with out a masks, he may also be fined 2 lakh riyals per passenger, stated President Rouhani.
Merchants who don’t put on masks might be given discover first. In the event that they nonetheless break the foundations, they are going to be fined 30 lakh riyals after which 10 lakh riyals or the enterprise might be shut down.
President Rouhani stated the brand new guidelines might be launched not solely within the capital, Tehran, but additionally in different provinces if crucial.
The third wave of coronavirus epidemics is spreading in Iran. Day by day deaths within the nation have additionally elevated this week.
In line with the Ministry of Well being, 195 individuals died in Iran in 24 hours on Saturday. A complete of 26,293 individuals have died within the nation. Within the Center East, Iran has been the worst hit by the coronavirus.
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