The Ministry of health conducted surprise inspections at many restaurants in the capital city and a number of hygiene violations were reported.
The inspections targeted restaurants in the “Old Manama” area and Al Jawhara Market. Several restaurants were issued notice on hygiene violation. However, the ministry officials did not disclose the total number of violating restaurants.
The teams from the Public Health Directorate carried out inspections in co-operation with Manama Municipality to ensure all restaurants comply with health and safety standards in the Kingdom.