The file of violators of the residency law in the country has become more complicated than before, despite the readiness of the comprehensive prosecution plan for all violators. ...
Where the violators are divided into two groups, the first is the 2019 offenders, and the second is the pre-2019 offenders, and both of them are not entitled to amend their legal status even if they pay the fines due, and they are obliged to leave the country, with the exception of the parents of the citizen or citizen, a husband and children of Kuwaiti, and foreign children of Kuwaiti And domestic labor for citizens.
Security sources described the file of the residency violators as a "major crisis" and a "chronic headache" in the head of the ministry’s senior leaders, noting that “the number of violators of the first section is estimated at 50 thousand, while the number of violators of the second section - those who violated the previous year - are estimated at about 90 thousand. ».
She indicated that the case of the 2019 offenders requires a study even though they have not benefited from the humanitarian deadline granted to them by Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Anas al-Saleh in late March, as part of an initiative to leave safely, as it guaranteed them to leave without paying fines and without bearing travel costs, with their entitlement In returning to the country again with new procedures, calling for giving them an opportunity to amend their legal status, after paying the due fines and obtaining valid residency in the country in order to dissolve the file and remove half of its restrictions, and devote to the other half with an unusual approach and method.