Police have fined 212 people for violation of stay at home overnight during lockdown a police spokesman told CyBC radio on Wednesday morning.
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 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.
In Nicosia police have booked 57, Larnaca 83, Limassol 20, Paphos 14, Famagusta, 29 people and so on in total 212 were booked in.