Significant drop in traffic violations in February Apr 09, 2020 0 232 12345 QNADohaQatar saw a significant drop in traffic violations in February, according to official statistics released by Qatar Planning and Statistics Authority on Wednesday.The report said traffic violations dropped 7.5 percent in February month-on-month. A total of 617 traffic accidents were registered in February, a monthly decrease of 11 percent.Traffic accident deaths dropped 37.5 percent on a monthly basis in February with 10 deaths.The total number of registered vehicles jumped 19.2 percent on an annual basis to 6,015. Meanwhile, a total of 7,229 new licences were issued in February.Electricity consumption dropped 6.1 percent on a monthly basis to 2701.1 GWh. Water consumption was 49541.9, down 4.9 percent on a monthly basis but up 62 percent compared to February of 2019. RELATED ARTICLES All shops except food outlets & pharmacies to remain shut on weekends Apr 09, 2020 0 3479 Strategic food stock can last more than a year: Minister Apr 09, 2020 0 656 QA Cargo ensures supply of vital goods, aid Apr 09, 2020 0 523 28 more recover from virus; 153 new cases detected Qatar on Wednesday registered 153 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, taking the total cases to 2,210, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced. In a statement, the MoPH said 28 more people recovered from the .. Al Gharaffa, Um Slal health centres turn COVID-19 facilities Al Gharaffa Health Centre and Um Slal Health Centre will be used as test and hold coronavirus (COVID-19) facilities from Thursday, the Primary Health Care Corporation has said. These two health centres bring the total of .. Qatar delivers 2 field hospitals to Italy QNA Doha Upon the directives of the Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani, two military aircraft of the Qatari Amiri Air Force, carrying two field hospitals, arrived in Italy on Wednesday in support of the country to ..