QT-Online / Monday, April 20, 2020 / Categories: Top News 11 companies penalised for violating COVID-19 restrictions Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Administrative Development Labour and Social Affairs has taken action against 11 companies in Qatar for violating certain COVID-19 precautionary restrictions. The companies were penalized for putting up more that the allowed number of workers in accommodations and for not making workers follow social distancing rule while getting in and out of shuttle buses. The violations were found during an inspection drive carried out by labour inspectors. The erring companies operated in various sectors such as trade, contracting, agricultural, irrigation, electrical and mechanical services, technical services, transportation, supplies, and facilities management at a residential site in Al-Kharara area. Previous Article Oil price goes negative as demand collapses Next Article Ahead of partial lifting of Industrial Area lockdown, 6,500 workers shifted out to quarantine facility Print 5622 Rate this article: 3.9 Please login or register to post comments.