Riyadh: Curfew has been imposed in Saudi Arabia from Monday evening onwards. A order in this regard was issued by King Salman. The curfew is imposed as part of the coronavirus preventive measures. It will continue for 21 days from March 23 from 7 pm to 6 am every day.
Meanwhile, 119 new positive cases of cocornavirus was confirmed in the country on Sunday alone. With this, the total positive cases in Saudi Arabia touched 511, said the ministry of health.
The ministry directed that both the natives and foreign residents should remain in their homes during the curfew to ensure their safety. Those who work in important positions in public and private sectors are exempted from the curfew.