The Peninsula -- Leaving the hand sanitizer in the vehicle can be harmful, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) warned on its twitter account.
In a tweet, MOI wrote, “For your safety, avoid leaving hand sanitizer or liquid sterilizer in your car.”
It added that this may constitute a fire hazard in case of an extremely hot temperature.
MOI has been issuing out advice to the public regarding their safety as the country takes preventive action against the coronavirus.
In a previous tweet, it had also warned against overloading electrical extension by plugging in more appliances together, which could cause the socket to overheat and thus lead to fire.