Officers from Public Security Sector of Ministry of Interior arrested 9,800 expatriates during security campaigns launched in all six governorates throughout the week.
According to security sources, the campaigns were launched based on instructions from the Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Abdul Fattah Al-Ali.
In Capital Governorate, officers arrested 406 men and 441 women while they arrested 527 men and 800 women in Hawally Governorate.
They arrested 1,591 men and 958 women in Ahmadi Governorate, and 979 men and 818 women in Jahra Governorate.
In Farwaniya Governorate, officers arrested 947 men and 1,485 women and they arrested 211 men and 317 women in Mubarak Al-Kabeer Governorate. All arrested individuals were referred to the concerned authorities for necessary legal action against them.