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Dubai shuts down shisha cafes for flouting Covid rules

Web Report/Dubai
Filed on January 14, 2021
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37 establishments issued warnings for non-compliance with Covid-19 precautionary measures.

Dubai Municipality has closed down two shisha cafes in the emirate for not adhering to Covid-19 precautionary measures.

The violating businesses, in Oud Metha Road and Al Karama neighbourhood were caught during Dubai Municipality's inspection visits. The municipality informed that a total of 2,279 inspection rounds have taken place until now..

Besides the two cafes that faced closures, 37 other establishments were issued warnings for non-compliance with rules while 2,240 businesses were found to be compliant with Covid rules.

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