Smoking will be prohibited beginning in September at the representative downtown area of Busan, Gwangbok-ro in Jung-gu. Busan Jung-gu has notified citizens of the ordinance on the 5th of this month.
The section includes a 700-meter area from the entrance of Gwangbok-ro to the entrance of Changsun shopping district and a 300-meter section from Busan Modern History Museum to City Spot.
The Jung-gu office will operate the ordinance until the end of the year and impose a fine of 20,000 won for people who smoke in the areas.
Source: Busan eFM News