Covid: Dubai shuts down massage centres among 6 businesses

Dubai - The Municipality had issued 12 fines for health safety violations.

By Web Report

Published: Mon 25 Jan 2021, 9:17 PM

Massage centres and other businesses were closed by Dubai Municipality for flouting health safety protocols.

A statement issued by DM on Monday said that during its inspection campaigns on establishments to ensure their commitment to precautionary measures. The total commitment rate reached 98 per cent- with the number of inspection visits reaching 2,329.

During the inspections, six establishments were closed, while 28 warnings were issued.

In its daily inspection report for Monday, the authority said it had issued 12 fines. The violations were spotted in Al Qusais Industrial Area 1, Ras Al Khor Industrial area, Satwa and The International City 1.

The emirate has been cracking down on violators of Covid-19 protocols, after a recent surge in the number of new daily infections across the country.

The Dubai Economy has urged residents to report any Covid safety violations they spot.

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