Intensive checks are carried out in the Ionian Islands by special teams of the Services of the respective Police Directorates for the implementation of the measures to prevent and limit the spread of the coronavirus.
In this context, in the last twenty-four hours, from the inspections carried out in health stores, (6) people were arrested and the following violations were confirmed:
- two (2) in Corfu and one (1) in Paxos, for operation of stores beyond 24:00 with the imposition of an administrative fine (10,000) euros and a three-day suspension of operation,
- one (1) in Zakynthos, for operating a store violating the measure of the percentage of square meters per person by imposing an administrative fine (10,000) euros and a fortnightly suspension of operation,
- one (1) in Zakynthos and one (1) in Corfu, for prohibiting standing customers, in stores, with the imposition of an administrative fine (3,000) euros and a fortnightly suspension of operation.
In addition, (20) violations were confirmed in Corfu and (5) in Kefalonia, for not using a mask and administrative fines of (150) euros were imposed.
The cases against the six (6) arrested will be forwarded to the locally competent Prosecution Authorities.