Yesterday Saturday afternoon, Riyadh Municipality field teams seized more than (19) violated rugs for selling accessories, firewood ,winter clothing, food, and other goods and 1,100 carton boxes of vegetables and fruits, in addition to the confiscation of 10 vehicles and 10 scales used in the sales process, and all forfeitures have been delivered to charities according to the regulations .
This came during a comprehensive control campaign carried out by the municipality field teams with support of security authorities represented in the Metropolitan Police (The Crackdown) in peddlers sites (non-Saudis) in different districts of the capital.
Municipality field teams removed through its vehicles and equipment more than 17 violated locations for peddlers in a number of neighborhoods. Control teams have undertaken 33 official communique received through the Riyadh Municipality Emergency number 940 against peddlers (foreigners) in different neighborhoods.
It is noteworthy that Riyadh Municipality has launched control campaigns against foreign peddlers several months ago and till now, to provide a healthy and safe environment for the residents of the capital, and to prevent the peddling phenomenon.