The fake facemasks seized by Dubai Police on display for media.
The Dubai Police and Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai busted a commercial scam involving supplies of fake medical equipment in the country.
They seized more than two million medical masks of unknown origin, tens of thousands of fake labels, packages and covers for several brands and thousands of thermometers.
In this context, Ibrahim Bahzad, Director of Intellectual Property Protection at DED-Dubai, said that the joint operation between the Dubai Police and the DED involved monitoring suppliers of masks for commercial use in Dubai. They discovered a secret warehouse in a residential villa in the Al-Warqa district of Dubai at 7:30pm on Tuesday.
The security teams raided the den and arrested all gang members, after taking the necessary legal measures, Bahzad confirmed.
The Dubai Police’s Happiness and Positivity Council said Mahmoud Mohammed Al Shaabi received every staff and visitors at the gates of Dubai Police Headquarters with a smile.
A Filipina inmate in a Dubai prison has recently been given a pleasant surprise through the 'Let's Tolerate' programme offered by the Dubai Police.
"We are sorry to inform that as per local authorities and relatives it is so far confirmed that eight Indians have passed away in Dubai bus accident. Consulate is in touch with relatives of some of the deceased and awaits further details for others to inform their families," the CGI Dubai said in a tweet.
Expatriates living in the UAE were elated as their family members, colleagues, friends stuck in other countries are now able to return as the UAE has lifted restriction on incoming flights from Monday onwards.
The Committee explained that the new guidelines take into account the exceptional situations of some categories of people including people of determination, children, and those with chronic respiratory conditions.
The UAE will today (Monday) start receiving residents with valid residence visas, who were stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic from various countries.