ALGIERS- The program of permanence during the two days of Eid El Fitr was 99.44% respected by traders requisitioned across the national territory, APS learned Monday from the Ministry of Commerce.
The second day of Eid had 99.45% coverage compared to 99.44% on the first day.
According to the same source, the rate of follow-up to the program on duty on the second day of Eid was very high, despite the health situation in the country and the rigorous containment measures imposed, including the suspension of road traffic for all vehicle type, ”added the press release.
The follow-up rates are distributed as follows: 99.50% at the level of the Regional Direction (DR) of Algiers, 100% at the level of the DR of Annaba, 100% at the level of the DR of Ouargla, 95.74% at level of the DR of Béchar and 99.93% to the DR of Blida, specifies the same source.
This rate also reached 100% in the DR of the province of Batna and Oran, whereas it was 99.97% in Saïda and 99.98 in the DR of Sétif.
The Minister of Commerce, Kamel Rezig announced last Thursday the requisition of nearly 43,000 traders to ensure the permanence of the two days of Eid with an obligation to respect the containment measures recently imposed by the government.
At a meeting at the headquarters of the Ministry of Commerce in Algiers, the minister said that the permanence hours this year would be from 7:00 am until 1:00 pm, due to the confinement imposed in all the province of the country. ”