Police in Cyprus handed out fines to 32 individuals for violating measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
A police spokesperson told CNA that the force in the last 24 hours ending on 06:00 local time on Thursday carried out a total of 5,908 checks throughout the island.
In Nicosia, a total of 1,293 checks were carried out with 5 individuals reported, in Limassol 1,827 checks were carried out with 11 individuals reported, in Larnaca 5 individuals were booked following 628 checks, while in Pafos 9 individuals were reported after 639 checks.
In Famagusta 538 checks were carried out with only one individual reported and in the Morphou area 484 and no individuals were reported.
The Traffic Department carried out 455 checks with one individual reported and the Marine and Port Police another 71 checks without reporting any violations.