Local development: The closure of parks, parks and beaches, and the suspension of Nile cruises in the governorates


Major General Mahmoud Shaarawy, Minister of Local Development, said that all governorates witnessed a complete closure of parks, parks and amusement parks, in addition to the suspension of Nile cruises and the closure of beaches, in implementation of the directives of Dr. Mustafa Madbouly, Prime Minister.

He pointed out that the governors and their deputies made field trips throughout the day to monitor the situation on the ground and monitor any violations in this regard.

Shaarawy received a report from the Ministry’s Operations Room and Crisis Management regarding the governorates’ efforts to implement state decisions and prevent any gatherings or celebrations of citizens on Sham El-Nessim leave to limit the spread of the Corona virus.

Shaarawi made a number of phone calls with some governors to follow up on the efforts of the executive bodies to implement preventive and precautionary measures, praising the efforts made by the provinces over the past days, especially the ongoing campaigns on restaurants, cafes and cafes to control violators and prevent hookah.

The Minister of Local Development also stressed the need to strictly apply the law to violators of state decisions in order to preserve the safety and health of citizens, directing to continue campaigns to ensure the implementation of preventive measures for Corona in cafes, cafes and restaurants, and to abide by the implementation of the decision on summer appointments to close stores, restaurants, malls and workshops.

Shaarawy called on citizens to adhere to preventive and precautionary measures to limit the spread of the Corona virus, especially wearing a medical mask, avoiding gatherings, exercising caution, adhering to social distancing, and following precautions for dealing with the Corona virus.

The Minister of Development also called on citizens to preserve their health and that of their families, and to adhere to measures to reduce the number of infections and limit the spread of the epidemic.

He stressed the need for governors to alert local leaders from the heads of neighborhoods, cities, centers and local units to pass throughout the day to follow up the implementation of precautionary measures and prevent citizens’ gatherings.

The article “Local Development”: The closure of parks, parks and beaches and the suspension of Nile cruises in the governorates was written in Al-Borsa newspaper.