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Greek Police Fine 39 for Violating Minimum Distance and Face Mask Rules

ATHENS – The Greek police on Μonday announced that 39 violations of minimum safety distance and face mask rules were ascertained throughout Greece on Sunday, May 10.

According to the Greek police, the specific violations, for which fines of 150 euros were imposed, occurred in the following areas: 15 in Attica, 15 in Thessaloniki, four in Central Greece, four in Epirus and one in the Peloponnese. A total of 241 violations of this type have been written up since the start of the measure.

Regarding movements outside the prefecture of residence, 74 violations were ascertained throughout the country and an equal number of fines of 150 euros were imposed, as follows: 27 in Central Macedonia, 18 in Thessaloniki, six in Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, five in Attica, five in Epirus, five in Thessaly, three in Central Greece, two in the northern Aegean , two in the Peloponnese and one in Western Greece. A total of 741 violations have been written out since the start of the measure.

There were four violations related to the operation of businesses and four people were arrested. Since the specific restrictive measure was imposed on Thursday, March 12, there has been a total of 603 violations of this type throughout Greece and 583 people have been arrested.

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