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Abu Dhabi Police have begun deploying smart, evolutionary patrols capable of detecting unbuckled seat belts, using the mobile phone while driving, over speeding, distracting behaviours, as well as controlling the out of license and wanted vehicles.
Abu Dhabi Police said that the smart patrol has advanced technical systems to automatically control a range of violations and notify the violating drivers by text messages, calling on road users to abide by traffic law and traffic safety instructions.
Abu Dhabi Police have first revealed its smart patrols was in unmanned systems exhibitions “UMEX 2020” and “SimTEX 2020” for simulation and training in its concentrated efforts to support Abu Dhabi's strategic traffic safety plan and strategic priority in making roads safer.
On Monday (June 15) Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Committee for the COVID-19 Pandemic, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Police and Department of Health - Abu Dhabi, have announced that the Abu Dhabi movement ban is to be extended by one week, which started from June 16.
The ban covers movements between Abu Dhabi’s regions (Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Al Dhafrah) as well as in and out of the emirate. It applies to all Abu Dhabi residents, including UAE nationals.
Exemptions are available by special permit for employees in vital sectors, emergency medical cases, and all goods and mail. Movement within each region is allowed in line with National Sterilisation Programme hours.
This step aims to enhance the effectiveness of the expanded National Screening Programme, which tested 388k+ people in the past 2 weeks, among precautionary and preventative measures being taken to curb the spread of Covid-19, and protect the health and safety of the community
They urged drivers of private vehicles not to transport passengers without permission from the competent authorities.
The violation of not giving away to pedestrian on pedestrian crossing attracts a fine of Dhs500 and 6 points.
'Throwing waste from vehicles on the road while driving is a violation and the errant motorists will be fined Dhs1,000 and 6 black points will be registered for violating drivers.'
Citing the confessional statement, the investigators said he had taken his children on a motorbike to Lulliyani Canal in District Kasur. He asked his children to pose for a selfie, but suddenly, he pushed them into the canal.
At least ten people were killed in India's state of Sikkim and 82 others, including 23 army personnel, were missing after heavy rainfall caused the glacial Lhonak lake to overflow, spurring catastrophic flooding in the region on Wednesday, officials said.
Abu Dhabi Police pointed out that the entrances, including Sheikh Zayed Bridge, Sheikh Khalifa Bridge, Mussafah Bridge and Maqta Bridge are not allowed to use during morning rush hours only by large buses transporting workers.