H.E.Nasr Al Sawai
Based on the Royal directives and the decision of the supreme committee to authorize the Royal Oman Police to monitor the compliance of Individuals and public and private institutions and authorize them to impose the fines and remand detention on all violators. ROP issued the following decision:
· ROP shall monitor the compliance of individuals and public and private Institutions with the decisions issued by the Supreme Committee.
o ROP shall control the violations of individuals in public and private institutions. For this purpose. ROP may take the following measures and procedures:
§ Detaining suspected violators of the Committee's decisions.
§ Apprehending violators.
§ Entering the public and private institutions to ensure the compliance with the Committee's decisions. ROP may be assisted by other competent authorities.
o Administrative fines shall be imposed on those who violate the Supreme Committee's decisions: the fine shall be doubled if the violation is repeated.
o ROP shall collect the fines and transfer the amounts to the fund designated to finance the efforts of dealing with COVID-19.
o ROP may detain the violators for 48 hours, which may be extended by the Public Prosecution.
· The decision issued today accorded the right of reconciliation to the Royal Oman Police, which may impose a direct fine on the violator at the moment of committing the violation, or otherwise proceed with the legal procedures.
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