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The Sharjah Police have initiated legal action against bullying based on recent social media reports.
The initiative was launched following a video that went viral on social media of children being bullied by their fellow colleagues on a school bus.
In collaboration with school administration and educational authorities, Sharjah police are carrying out investigation by speaking to parents of the students involved.
The role of family, teachers and members of the society are very important in resisting bullying, emphasised the Sharjah Police.
The Sharjah Police added that, every individual has a social responsibility to take steps against bullying.
This can be achieved by intervening, standing with the victim and informing authorities about a bullying case.
All segments of society are called upon to be mindful of how they use the social media.
Bullying is a serious problem and attention need to be paid to it. The integrative aspect of the members of society needs to be strengthening towards combating the problem.
Having good, engaging content on social media platforms is one of the main factors driving the success of social media influencers, speakers at the second Arab Social Media influencers’ Café organised by Dubai Press Club (DPC) said.
“In order to make it easy for people to use the public buses within Sharjah and to encourage families to use them, the SRTA has increased the number of buses touring the city to complete 1,284 trips a day.”
The device will be deployed in the residential areas in the city of Sharjah, the eastern and central areas in the emirate, to reduce disturbance in the neighbourhood.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, issued an Emiri Decree establishing the “Khalid Bin Sultan Al Qasimi Humanitarian Foundation.”
An Emirati family escaped a disaster in the early hours of Tuesday when a fire broke out in their house in Fujairah city. The firefighters managed to contain the fire and extinguish it in minutes. The smoke detector system in the house instantly alerted the civil defense about the incident. No injuries were reported, according to a civil defense official.
Inspection teams from Sharjah Municipality seized a vehicle loaded with prohibited materials and another with cardboard boxes containing banned drinks. The vehicles were on their way to sell and promote them.
The Abu Dhabi Criminal Court has adjourned to July 30 a case in which an Arab was charged with abusing methamphetamine, driving a vehicle under the influence of drugs, possessing bullets, colliding with a police vehicle and resisting policemen who tried to arrest him.