Abu Dhabi

Two motorists held for reckless driving in UAE

Ismail Sebugwaawo /Abu Dhabi
ismail@khaleejtimes.com Filed on February 8, 2020 | Last updated on February 8, 2020 at 10.09 pm
reckless driving, motorists, uae, abu dhabi


Police warned drivers that irresponsible behaviour on the road are unacceptable.

Two young motorists were arrested for driving recklessly on one of the roads in the Capital.

The Abu Dhabi Police said they were nabbed on Friday after police patrol officers spotted them driving in a manner that "endangers the safety of other road users".

According to traffic authorities, reckless driving was among the major causes of fatal crashes in the country. Police warned drivers that irresponsible behaviour on the road are unacceptable.

The police have put in place smart systems to monitor and catch violators. They have warned that penalties will be imposed on those flouting rules. Motorists have been asked to pay attention on the roads.



Ismail Sebugwaawo

A professional journalist originating from Kampala, Uganda, Ismail is a happy father with strong attachment to family and great values for humanity. He has practiced journalism in UAE for the past 13 years, covering the country's parliament (FNC) and crimes, including Abu Dhabi Police, public prosecution and courts. He also reports about important issues in education, public health and the environment, with a keen interest in human interest stories. When out of reporting duties, he serves the Ugandan community in Abu Dhabi as he wants to see his countrymen happy. Exercising and reading are part of his free time.

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