Kuwait Municipality said Sunday it closed 18 shops in Hawally Governorate during the month of June for violating preventive measures designed to curb the spread of coronavirus.

The Municipality said in a statement its teams have also registered 133 fines and 565 warnings for shops, coffee shops, hair dressers, restaurants, grocery shops, markets, butchers, and fish shops for failing to abide by coronavirus-related regulations of the Ministry of Health and the Government.

The Municipality said its teams were conducting regular inspections to make sure retailers were abiding by the regulations.