The Ministry of Municipal Affairs announced that those who caught lighting fires for a barbecue, shisha or any other fire activities in public areas or parks of Saudi Arabia would be penalized on the spot with a minimum amount of 100 SR.
Saudi Arabia Bans Bar.B.Q and Shisha in Public Parks
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has banned barbecue and shisha in public parks and warned the violators would be fine with 100 SR.
First time violator would be fined with 100 Saudi Riyals and on repeat of violation the fine will be double to 200 SR said the Ministry of Municipal Affairs of the Kingdom in its statement.
The aim of the decision is to ensure the safety and put an end to harmful practices that harm the people in public areas.