Dubai shop shut, 3 fined for flouting Covid safety rules

Dubai - 195 shops and businesses found compliant with the coronavirus precautionary measures.



(File photo used for illustrative purpose)
(File photo used for illustrative purpose)

By Web Report

Published: Sat 16 Jan 2021, 5:54 PM

Last updated: Sat 16 Jan 2021, 6:00 PM

One outlet in Dubai was ordered shut, while three others were fined as authorities stepped up Covid safety inspections.

The Dubai Economy said it ordered the closure of a business for not adhering to the precautionary measures to limit the spread of Covid-19. The 53 other businesses it inspected were found compliant with the safety measures.

The Dubai Municipality tweeted on Saturday that three environmental and food establishments were fined. It also warned eight others. About 172 establishments were found compliant with the precautionary measures.


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