She added that: "This phenomenon of hanging laundry can be seen among the expat workers in residential neighbourhoods Muscat, which needs to be stopped immediately." On Tuesday, the Municipality announced that people who hang their laundry to dry in the balconies
could face a hefty fine ranging from OMR50-OMR5000.
The municipality stated that although the number of people drying laundry in balconies
is less it is quite prevalent in some areas than others.
Every year, more gardens and balconies
are catching the eye and the competition is getting stronger .
"Don't take unnecessary risks around balconies
, particularly if you're under the influence of drink or drugs.
Travel operators TUI and Jet2 have ordered hotels not to put guests in rooms with balconies
where the barrier is lower than 1.1m high, or where there are gaps in the railings that could be used for climbing.
It follows the deaths of a number of young people who died after falling or jumping from balconies
Three Brits tried to leap from balconies
Summary: Authorities urged residents to be cautious while storing materials in the balconies
He urged residents to be vigilant and ensure they kept their windows and balconies
The flyers appear to encourage holidaymakers to risk their lives by leaping from balconies
, featuring the hashtag #BALCONINGISFUN.
Presenter Frances Tophill joined in with the transformation of three balconies
into a cottage garden, tropical paradise and an edible balcony at WM Housing's Fillingham Court, Fillingham Close.