9 people arrested flouting lockdown in Zarqa, says PSD

Amman,  The security apparatuses have nabbed 9 people for gathering and dancing in a public street during the lockdown time in Zarqa Governorate, according to the media spokesperson for the Public Security Directorate (PSD).

A video, which was circulated on social media platforms, shows a group of people gathering and dancing on the public street during the curfew hours, the police official pointed out.

After investigation, the video was found to have been recorded in a Zarqa street, he said, adding the lockdown flouters were identified and 9 were arrested, he noted.

Legal measures will be taken against the flouters, and a police campaign is underway to round up the rest, the PSD source said.

Source: Jordan News Agency