The Houthi group (Ansar Allah) decided to close the clothing and commercial centers in the Yemeni capital, Sana'a, for a period of 12 hours per day, starting from Sunday evening.
The Houthi-run Yemeni news agency (Saba), reported that the emergency operations room of the Technical Committee for Epidemics in the secretariat of the capital, Sana'a, decided to close the commercial centers, clothing markets, and holiday supplies for a period of 12 hours from 6 am until 6 pm during the remaining days of Ramadan .
The emergency room stressed the obligation of markets and commercial centers to operate from six in the morning until eight in the evening taking into account the regulation and control of violators in order to strengthen the measures taken to confront epidemics and limit their spread in markets and gathering places.
Saturday evening, the Houthis decided to impose a temporary Quarantine in the areas of Qaa Al-Qaidi, Al-Dakatera, Al-Wahda and Heziyaz, which are affiliated to Sanhan district, on the outskirts of the capital, Sana'a.
They pointed out that this step comes as part as strengthening the precautionary measures to prevent the epidemic in densely populated areas.