In the Circular sent by the Ministry of the Interior to the governorships, from the moment of the coronavirus epidemic, the recommendations of the Ministry of Health and the Scientific Committee, in line with the instructions of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan; It was stated that the epidemic / transmission was implemented by taking many precautionary decisions in order to manage the risk posed in terms of public health and public order, to ensure social isolation, to maintain social distance and to control the rate of spread.
In the Circular, in order to carry the effect of the measures taken to the reduction of the transmission rate to the highest level; It was stated that the following additional measures should be taken by the provincial governors in accordance with the 14 / C article of the Provincial Administration Law and the Articles 11 and 27 of the General Sanitary Law, including the 72 provinces with metropolitan status and the province of Zonguldak.
In this context,
1- Except for the following exceptions between 15.05.2020 at 24.00 and 19.05.2020 at 24.00 metropolitan Ankara, Balıkesir, Bursa, Eskişehir, Gaziantep, İstanbul, İzmir, Kayseri, Kocaeli, Konya, Manisa, Sakarya, Samsun, Van and Our citizens within the borders of our 15 provinces, including Zonguldak. their going to the streets will be restricted.
2- Will Be Open Business, Enterprises and Institutions
In order to minimize the effects of curfew restrictions on daily life;
a) Market, grocery store, greengrocer and butchers;
A.1 On Friday, 15.05.2020, before the curfew markets, grocery stores, greengrocers and butchers can continue their activities until 23.00:XNUMX.
A.2 Markets, grocery stores, greengrocers, butchers and online sales businesses will also be closed on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17, when curfews are restricted.
A.3 On Monday, May 18th and Tuesday, May 19th, markets, grocery stores, greengrocers and butchers will be able to operate between 10.00-16.00. Citizens (except for those aged 65 and over and those aged 20 and under) can go to the nearest markets, grocery stores, greengrocers and butchers (except for our disabled citizens) provided that they are limited to meeting their mandatory needs and not driving. Between the same hours, markets, grocery stores, greengrocers and butchers will also be able to sell to the house / address.
b) On Saturday, May 16, Sunday, May 17, Monday, May 18, and Tuesday, May 19, bakeries and / or bakery-licensed businesses and bread-selling dealers of these businesses will also be open. (Only bread, bakery and desserts can be sold in these workplaces.)
On 16.05.2020 Saturday, 17.05.2020 Sunday and 18.05.2020 Monday, 19.05.2020 Tuesday, workplaces that sell dessert can only be sold as a home / address service.
c) Restaurant and restaurant-style workplaces to serve as a package only to homes on 16.05.2020 Saturday, 17.05.2020 Sunday, 18.05.2020 Monday and 19.05.2020 Tuesday, where there is a curfew for the month of Ramadan,
ç) Workplaces that carry out activities related to the production, transportation and sales of medicines, medical devices, medical masks and disinfectants,
d) Public and private health institutions and organizations, pharmacies, veterinary clinics and animal hospitals,
e) Public institutions and organizations and enterprises (Airports, ports, border gates, customs, highways, nursing homes, elderly nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, Emergency Call Centers, AFAD Units, Vefa Social Support Units, Migration Administration, PTT etc. required for the maintenance of compulsory public services. .)
f) Number of fuel stations and tire repairers to be determined by the Governorships / District Governorates, one for every 50.000 inhabitants and one for every 50 km of intercity roads and motorways crossing the provincial borders. method and the markets of the on-call fuel stations will be open.),
g) Large facilities and enterprises operating strategically in the natural gas, electricity, oil sector (such as refinery and petrochemical plants, thermal and natural gas conversion plants),
h) Companies distributing drinking water filling facilities and drinking water, newspapers and kitchen tubes,
h) Animal shelters, animal farms and animal care centers,
I) Emergency construction, equipment, etc. to increase the capacity of health services. businesses / companies carrying out the activities,
i) Provided that the location is permitted by the Provincial / District Hygiene Board, the facilities where the production of basic foodstuffs such as pasta, flour and bakery products, milk, meat, fish, and the production of basic foodstuffs will be needed, as well as the production of paper, cologne, and the production of these materials. facilities where raw materials are produced,
j) Domestic and foreign transportation (including export / import / transit passes) and logistics companies,
k) Hotels and accommodation,
l) Production facilities that provide packaging to sectors such as food, cleaning and medicine,
m) Large constructions and mines whose construction or work continues by accommodating employees at the construction site located in the construction site / mining area. limited only to the construction site / mining sites.),
n) Newspaper, radio and television organizations and newspaper printing presses,
o) The subject of export, which has been previously contracted / committed and must be grown within the specified period; workplaces and facilities producing goods, materials, products, equipment (provided that they prove their current obligations and comply with the mentioned conditions),
she is) Agricultural Credit Cooperatives that sell fuel for agricultural purposes,
p) During the restriction period, considering the rain dependent agricultural activities, it will be determined by drawing lots according to the need to be determined by the Governorships / District Governorates; pesticides, seeds, seedlings, fertilizers, etc. enterprises selling products related to agricultural production,
3- Persons Under Exception
a) Managers, officers or employees in the “Open Businesses, Businesses and Institutions” in the title (2) of this Circular,
b) Those who are in charge of ensuring public order and security (including private security officers),
c) Emergency Call Centers, Vefa Social Support Units, Red Crescent and AFAD,
ç) Those who are in charge of funeral burials (religious officials, hospital and municipal officials, etc.) and those who will attend the funerals of their first-degree relatives,
d) Electricity, water, natural gas, telecommunications etc. Those who are in charge of maintaining the transmission and infrastructure systems that should not be interrupted and eliminating their malfunctions,
e) Those who are involved in the transportation or logistics of products and / or materials (including cargo), within the scope of domestic and international transportation, storage and related activities,
f) Elderly nursing home, nursing home, rehabilitation centers, children's homes etc. employees of social protection / care centers,
g) Such as autism, severe mental retardation, down syndrome "Special Requirement" and their parents / guardians or companions,
h) Iron-steel, glass, ferrochrome, etc. those who work in the departments of workplaces operating in sectors that require compulsory operation such as high grade mine / ore melting furnaces and cold storage,
h) Employees of the data processing centers of institutions, organizations and enterprises, which have a widespread service network, especially banks, (with a minimum number),
I) Employees working on the production, processing, marketing and transportation of plant and animal products at risk of spoiling,
i) Grazing cattle and bovine animals, carrying out beekeeping activities,
j) The members of the Animal Feeding Group created within the scope of our Circular No. 30.04.2020 dated 7486 and those who will feed the street animals,
k) Those who go out to meet the compulsory need of their pets provided that they are limited to the front of their residence,
l) Those who distribute bread during the restraint and those who are in charge of the home service of restaurants, restaurants and dessert sales places and those who are in charge of the home service of markets, grocery stores, greengrocers and butchers between 18.05.2020:19.05.2020 and 10.00:16.00 on Tuesday, XNUMX and Tuesday, XNUMX,
m) Those who have mandatory health appointments (including blood and plasma donations to Kızılay),
n) Dormitory, hostel, construction site etc. those who are in charge of meeting the basic needs that those who stay in public places will need,
o) Employees at risk of leaving their workplaces due to occupational health and safety (workplace doctor, etc.),
she is) Veterinarians,
p) Within the scope of activities such as planting-planting, irrigation-spraying necessary for the continuity of agricultural production, those permitted by Provincial / District Hygiene Boards according to regional characteristics,
r) Technical service staff provided that they document that they are outside to provide service,
s) Those who constantly wait for their workplaces during the hours / days when their workplaces are closed,
s) Personnel who will work on weekends, Monday and Tuesday to carry out public transportation, cleaning, solid waste, water and sewerage, disinfection, fire and cemetery services of municipalities,
t) In order to prevent the supply chain from interrupting curfew, there are markets, grocery stores, greengrocers, butchers between 18.05.2020-19.05.2020 on Tuesday, 07.00, and after 10.00 on Tuesday, 19.05.2020, goods and materials in markets and vegetable-fruit markets. and those who are in charge of the transportation, acceptance, storage and preparation of the products (No goods, materials and products can be sold under this article.),
u) Employees in the manufacturing and logistics of explosives used in mining, construction and other large investment projects,
or) On Sunday, May 17, 2020, between 11.00-15.00 hours, on the condition of being limited to walking distance, respecting the social distance rule and wearing a mask. Our citizens aged 65 and over with chronic illness and their accompanying people,
v) Within the framework of the court decision, they will establish personal relations with their children (provided that they submit the court decision),
It is essential that all our citizens stay in their homes, with the exceptions specified.
- Travel permit documents will be valid for the curfew.
- Necessary measures will be taken by the municipalities in order to ensure the public transportation of public officials who are in charge of the establishment of public order, especially health and safety.
- In order to ensure regular bread distribution, a commission to be established under the chairmanship of the Governors and District Governors, with the participation of bakers' room, local government, police and gendarmerie representatives, will receive a muhtar opinion for each neighborhood, and a province / district bread distribution plan will be made immediately, in line with the plan. Distribution zones (neighborhood / street / street scale) that they are responsible for and vehicle lists that will serve for each distribution region will be determined. Apart from planning to be made in this way, only Vefa Social Support Units will be able to distribute bread.
- On 16.05.2020 Saturday and 17.05.2020 Sunday, where there is a curfew, newspaper distribution will be made through the distribution vehicles of newspaper companies that will work in the form of ring, designated drinking water distribution dealers and Vefa Social Support Units (in this context, it is essential that the newspaper is distributed as a home service). On Monday, 18.05.2020 and Tuesday, 19.05.2020 newspaper distribution / sales will be made through markets and grocery stores.
- Decisions regarding the article (i) of the heading (2) of the “Workplace, Enterprises and Institutions to Be Open” and (p) numbered (3) of this Circular by the Provincial / District Hygiene Boards latest, 14.05.2020 Thursday day will be taken until 22:00.
According to the status of the violation, especially by the Governors / District Governors regarding the aforementioned measures, the necessary decisions are taken promptly, not to cause any problems in practice and not to cause victimization, and to impose administrative fines in accordance with Article 282 of the Law on Public Sanitation Law. The necessary judicial proceedings will be initiated within the scope of the 195th article of the Turkish Criminal Code regarding the behaviors that constitute crime.