UAE National Day: Ban on trucks, buses on some roads

Authority urges motorists to adhere to rules to ensure safety on roads

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By Wam

Published: Fri 25 Nov 2022, 10:20 PM

Last updated: Sat 3 Dec 2022, 11:41 PM

Abu Dhabi Police have announced that trucks, heavy vehicles and buses transporting workers will be banned from entering Abu Dhabi Island until 1am, on Sunday, December 4 due to the National Day celebrations in the Capital.

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

Vehicles of public cleaning and logistics support are excluded from the traffic restriction, Brigadier Mohammad Dhahi Al Hamiri, Director of the Traffic and Patrols Directorate, explained.

He added a comprehensive traffic plan will be implemented to include deployment of traffic patrols on all roads and extensive monitoring through smart systems to ensure traffic flow.

He also urged motorists to obey traffic rules to ensure traffic safety.


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