Video: Dubai Police fine gathering for violating Covid safety rules

Dubai - A fine of Dh3,000 was issued for every participant at the event.

By Web Report

Published: Thu 11 Feb 2021, 2:03 PM

Last updated: Thu 11 Feb 2021, 3:26 PM

The Dubai Police, in cooperation with Dubai Economy, shut down an establishment that held a gathering and issued a Dh5,000 fine against it on Thursday for not adhering to Covid-19 precautionary measures.

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Additionally, each person present at the event was fined Dh3,000 for not wearing a mask and adhering to social distancing.

The Dubai Media Office took to Twitter to share a video of the party, in which identities have been blurred out to protect anonymity.

Dubai has been cracking down on violators of Covid-19 precautionary measures amid a surge in daily infection cases across the UAE.

Members of the public have been asked to report any violations they spot by calling Dubai Police.

Alamy photo used for illustrative purpose
Alamy photo used for illustrative purpose

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