Violating the quarantine rules, passengers, who tried to travel from Tashkent to Termez by a truck, were quarantined, the MIA reported.
On April 3, at about 11:30, an officer of the patrol-post service of the Surkhandarya regional Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) found out that in the city of Termez, eight passengers from Surkhandarya had violated the quarantine rules trying to reach their destination by truck.
It was reported that the driver of an Isuzu truck departed from Tashkent to the center of Surkhandarya region and transported eight people in his vehicle for 50,000 soums each.
At present, a preliminary investigation has been launched into the case.
An administrative protocol was also drawn up against eight illegal passengers, and they were quarantined at the regional multidisciplinary medical center.