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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Abu Dhabi Police have warned residents about the recent rise in the number of fake advertisements regarding the sale of pet animals.
Police say that fraudsters are using social media sites and some buy and sell applications to dupe people by offering to ship the animals from outside the UAE.
“Fake adverts instruct people to transfer to certain bank account or to individuals through international money exchange companies in order to get their pets shipped into the UAE.”
Highlighted the keen efforts of the Abu Dhabi Police to raise awareness and combat fraudulent advertisements, Major General Mohammed Suhail Al Rashidi, Director of ADP's Criminal Security Sector, has urged reisdents to cooperate with the police and report such ads.
To report cases of fraud one can visit the nearest police station or contact the 24-hour fully confidential Aman serviceon toll free number 8002626 (AMAN2626).
Residents can also sending text message to 2828 or emails to email@example.com, or using ADP’s smart application.
The round the clock broadcast on 24 FM radio stations launched with the aim of educating drivers of the procedures to be followed before reaching security checkpoints in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi Police have launched an initiative to replace minor traffic fines with warning SMSs to drivers, on the occasion of the International Day of Happiness, which falls annually on March 20.
He was asked to pass incorrect information on security services supplied by that company in return for amount of money, but he refused.
A woman filed a lawsuit against a women’s salon in which she requested the court to obligate the salon to pay her Dhs100,000 in compensation for the burns she sustained by mistake when her nails were trimmed and decorated with acrylic. She said this substance was left on her fingers for a long period and consequently caused finger burns of second and third degrees.
The Water Department of the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority completed the installation of a strategic water line extending for 56km from Hamda area to Al Badea area with a diameter of 800mm at a total cost of Dhs96 million, excluding the value of materials. The project aims at enhancing the diversity of water sources in the city of Sharjah and guaranteeing the continuity of service.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, approved the start of the first phase of land levelling for the residential areas in Al Shannouf 1-6, totalling 3,000 plots of land at 50 plots in each area.
Khalid said, “Members of the Australian Defence Force entertaining #Afghan Refugee kids in a camp at UAE. These children & their families have been evacuated from #Afghanistan by the Australian Government. @ausgov @AustralianArmy @DeptDefence…”