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Sports Day Organizing Committee Announces Amendments to Activities' Guidelines and Conditions

Doha, February 01 (QNA) - The committee organizing the state's Sports Day announced Monday amendments to the conditions it placed to Sports Day activities, after coordination with the Ministry of Public Health, based on the public health indicators related to the Coronavirus pandemic in Qatar.

The committee said that the sports day must only organize individual sports in open air, with a maximum number of participants of four in each group. Practitioners must also adhere to physical distancing, keeping a safe distance of three meters. No indoor sports will be allowed, based on the public health protocols. The committee also called on all state institutions to avoid holding activities and events that would lead to overcrowding. It also encouraged members of the society to make use of the sports day by carrying out sports either individually or in small groups in line with public health protocols. (QNA)