The Ministry of the Interior announced the punishment of family gatherings inside homes, breaks, chalets, or farms for more than one family without a single residential relationship.
She explained that the penalty for the violation in the first time is a fine of 10 thousand riyals for the establishment or the official and 20 thousand riyals in the second time, doubling the penalty and referring the official to the public prosecutor the third time.
Also, the penalty for attending or inviting to attend or causing that is a fine of 5 thousand riyals, and the second time 10 thousand riyals, and the third time it is referred to the Public Prosecution.
The ministry confirmed that if the facility is affiliated with the private sector and the violation is repeated for the first time, it will be closed for a period of 3 months, and if it is repeated for the second time, the facility will be closed for a period of six months.
She added that if the violator was a resident of the Kingdom, then he would be removed from the kingdom and prevented from entering permanently after the punishment was implemented.
She warned all who know about any gathering contrary to informing the competent authorities of his place, to the toll-free number 999 in all regions except Makkah Al-Mukarramah, so it will be on the number 911.