UAE combats coronavirus: Dubai Tram resumes regular service

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Dubai - Wearing a face mask, as well as physical distancing, are mandatory.

By Web Report

Published: Wed 13 May 2020, 4:33 PM

Last updated: Wed 13 May 2020, 9:24 PM

The Dubai Tram resumed regular service starting Wednesday, May 13, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced on Tuesday.

Commuters are obliged to wear masks to ensure maximum protection of both riders and operators, the authority said.

"Dubai Tram, marine transport and shared transport will resume regular service as of Wednesday, 13th May. Proactive and preventive health measures will remain enforced including physical distancing, especially aboard public transport means and in stations," the RTA said in a tweet.

The tram will operate from Saturday to Thursday from 7am until 11pm, and on Friday from 10am until 11pm.

"If you're planning on boarding the tram, head to the station 30 minutes prior, and don't forget to wear a face mask; it's mandatory," the authority said.

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