He added that police had also broken up a gathering of 24 people, mostly foreign nationals, in a Larnaca apartment. The decree prohibits gatherings, saying that only residents can be in a each home.
From 6 pm on Tuesday to 6 am on Wednesday, police carried out 2558 checks islandwide concerning the stay at home decree. A total of 212 were booked.
Nicosia: 715 checks, 57 booked
LImassol: 505 checks, 20 booked