Police checks to prevent the spread of coronavirus carried out throughout Greece on Friday led to the confirmation of 373 violations for not using a mask and not maintaining the required minimum distances, as well as for 20 other violations of rules for containing Covid-19.
In a total of 57,138 inspections, police noted 13 violations of rules on the operation of shops and private businesses, six for excessive number of customers where the operation of the businesses were suspended, one in Attica for the operation of a business after midnight where a fine of 10,000 euros and three-day suspension were imposed, and one for failure to complete a Passenger Locator Form by a traveller.
For each of the 373 violations for non-use of masks and not observing social distancing, police imposed fines of 150 euros. Since the start of August, police have recorded a total of 10,185 such violations, imposing 10,176 fines of 150 euros and nine for 300 euros.
On the Cyclades islands there were 68 inspections of businesses and 18 violations confirmed. Also on Mykonos, one person was arrested for violating the measures to prevent the spread of diseases and fined 5,000 euros.