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In accordance to the 'Year of Tolerance' campaign, the Dubai Police will be giving motorist discount on traffice fines.
Motorist are encouraged to abide by traffic rules in order to obtain the discount.
The discount rate is based on how long motorist follow the rules.
Motorist that abide by the traffic law for three months will get 25 percent discount, for six months, there will be a 50 per cent discount.
Those that follow the rule for nine months will be given discount of 75 percent and for those that abide by all the traffic rules for a year, they will get 100 per cent discount.
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