Saudi Arabia Warns Against Gun Shootings in Celebrations!

Saudi Arabia Warns Against Gun Shootings in Celebrations!
Mon 08-10-2012

Saudi Arabia's security authority has renewed warning of the use of gun shootings during celebrations and weddings in the country.

Minister of Interior Prince Ahmed bin Abdulaziz told Saudi News Agency, that owners of celebration halls will be held responsible if gun shootings are associated with the parties there host.

Shooting in the air at celebrations especially at weddings is common in some Arab countries, has led to many deaths and serious injuries among celebrators.

The minister warned of jail term and fines against violators. The authority has also sought the help from scholars to instruct people to avoid such unsafe behaviors.