The Ministry of the Environment advised citizens especially those suffering from respiratory diseases and chest allergies، to stay home.
The ministry released a statement to aware people be more attentive.
They should not inhale dust which may lead to negative health complications due to sand and dust hang in the air.
The ministry demanded motorists on the highways to abide to rates the legal speed.
They should drive in the specified roadways according to the type of vehicle.
They must ensure safety of the light signals due to low visibility due to dust.
The Ministry of Environment's statement pointed out that the ministry's early warning system confirms that the prevailing weather conditions will negatively affect the air quality due to the sand and dust.
It stressed that the Central Operations Room of the Ministry receives round the clock.