The DPI testing stations for COVID -19 on Al Faya Road.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Abu Dhabi Emergency Crisis and Disasters Committee established 18 drive-through DPI testing stations for COVID -19 on Al Faya Road before Ghantoot and approved opening of new lanes at the entry points between Dubai and Abu Dhabi as part of efforts to enhance the flow of entry into the emirate.
The new stations add to the network of testing centres in Abu Dhabi and other emirates to meet the screening needs of all visitors entering the emirate within 72 hours of receiving a negative test result.
The 18 new 24-hour DPI testing stations have been opened on both sides of Al Faya Road, in Seih Sheib area, to ease entry into Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi health authorities issued advisory for pregnant women.
It said that the flu vaccine protects you and your baby against the infection and helps you stay safe and healthy throughout your pregnancy. Call 80050 and book an appointment for your vaccination today.
The Abu Dhabi started welcoming tourists from Dec.24.
The committee said following the successes achieved by implementing the precautionary measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 and maintaining a low rate of confirmed cases, Abu Dhabi has welcomed some international tourists.
Thermal cameras will check people’s temperatures before using the facilities. Rules will be in place for groups, couples and individuals, including a maximum of four people per group
In its report, the ADAFSA stated that the closure decision came due to the facility’s failure to abide by the conditions and requirements related to health and food safety repeatedly.
MoHAP also announced the death of three patients as a result of COVID-19 complications. The total number of deaths in the country has reached 375, it added.
The Coromandel Express, which runs from Kolkata to Chennai, derailed and fell on the opposite track, with many people still trapped, the reports said.
Sheikh Mohammed added in a tweet on Twitter: "We found its executive director at the service counters, receiving customers, speeding up procedures, and contributing to clearing transactions. The secret shopper assured us that providing the service did not exceed five minutes."
The first lady arrived in Cairo from Amman, where she attended the wedding of Crown Prince Hussein. She is travelling to Morocco on Saturday before heading to Portugal, the final stop of her tour, on Monday.