UAE: Police announce road closure, motorists urged to use alternative routes

Motorists have been urged to use alternative routes and drive with caution

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By Web Desk

Published: Sat 26 Nov 2022, 12:21 AM

Last updated: Sat 26 Nov 2022, 10:14 AM

The Ras Al Khaimah Police have announced that it would be rehearsing the National Day parade at Qawasim Corniche on Saturday onwards from 8.15am to 10am.

The main road leading to the Corniche will be closed as the rehearsals will involve military movements.

Motorists have been told to slow down when approaching the area, take alternative routes.

Authorities in other emirates are also preparing for the long weekend.

Abu Dhabi Police have siad that trucks, heavy vehicles and buses transporting workers will be banned from entering Abu Dhabi Island during the celebrations of the 51st Union Day and Commemoration Day.

The movement ban applies to all entrances, including Sheikh Zayed Bridge, Sheikh Khalifa Bridge, Mussafah Bridge and Al Maqtaa Bridge.

Brigadier Mohammad Dhahi Al Hamiri, Director of the Traffic and Patrols Directorate, said the traffic ban will start at noon on Wednesday, November 30, and last until 1am, on Sunday, December 4.


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