Two men arrested in UAE for assaulting taxi driver in viral video

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Sharjah - Police said that the fighting on public street disrupted traffic movement.



by

Afkar Ali Ahmed

Published: Tue 21 Jul 2020, 10:32 AM

Last updated: Wed 22 Jul 2020, 8:58 AM

Two Asian men were arrested for assaulting a taxi driver after a video clip of their scuffle on Al Nahda street went viral on social media.
The police launched intensive search and nabbed the duo, who admitted to have been involved in the brawl after a heated argument. Following their confession, the police referred them to the public prosecution.
Police said that the fighting on public street disrupted traffic movement, causing chaos and creating panic among residents of the area.

They warned people to avoid getting involved in any scuffle or road rage, which could lead to tough fine.


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