In the presence of Interior Ministry Assistant Undersecretary for Operations Affairs Maj Gen Jamal Al-Sayegh and participation of Assistant Undersecretary for General Security Maj Gen Ibrahim Al-Tarrah, a security campaign in Khaitan, got hundreds arrested.
The area was cordoned and suspicious places were raided. The campaign resulted in the arrest of 255 persons in violation of residency laws, seven wanted on criminal cases, nine on civil cases, 50 absconders, 43 not carrying IDs and 70 with expired residencies.
Seventy of the detainees are unskilled laborers. One person was carrying an expired visa, three had entered the country illegally, and two were arrested for vice crimes. All those arrested were sent to concerned authorities.