Ministry of Interior: Immunization is required to enter activities, events and government, private and educational facilities

Wednesday 1442/10/7 - 2021/05/19
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Riyadh, May 19, 2021, SPA -- An official source at the Ministry of Interior stated that based on the reports submitted by the competent authorities regarding the measures taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in addressing COVID-19 and preserving public health, the following was decided:
First: Immunization is required, starting from Sunday, August 01, 2021, concerning the following:
A. Entering any economic, commercial, cultural, entertainment or sporting activity.
B. Entering any cultural, scientific, social, or entertainment event.
C. Entering any government or private entities.
D. Entering any government or private educational institutes.
E. Using public transport
Second: The return of education at universities and Technical and Vocational Training Corporation in the presence of teachers and members of the teaching and training staff. The Ministries of Health and Education shall agree to define the target age groups of students.
Third: Using the Tawakkalna application to check the immunization status of citizens and expatriates.
Fourth: The concerned authorities shall issue explanatory statements for the mechanism of implementing the items mentioned above.
The source stressed the need for everyone to adhere to precautionary and preventive measures.
The source added that all procedures and measures are subject to continuous evaluation by the Public Health Authority (Weqaya).
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