The decision also stated that the value for unlocking impoundment of a vehicle involved in a car race without obtaining a prior permit from the competent authorities is Dhs50,000.
According to Law No. (5) of 2020 AD regarding the seizure of vehicles in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the fine for jumping the red light is Dhs1,000 and 12 traffic points and the vehicle is seized for 30 days.
The decision comes into effect from Oct.22. Motorists can avail this offer till Jan.31, 2020.
Lt. Col. Mohammed Abdullah Alai, Director of Traffic and Patrol Department of Sharjah Police, stated that the decision issued by the Sharjah Executive Council to reduce the value of accumulated traffic fines by 50 per cent, along with the removal of traffic points, has been officially implemented by competent authorities on Oct.22, 2019.
Priyanka was on her way to meet the family of jailed former IPS officer and social activist SR Darapuri when she was stopped by the police on Saturday evening.
Abu Dhabi Police, in cooperation with the Follow-up and Control Center - Abu Dhabi, has released a video warning motorists against "not giving priority to pedestrians in crossing from designated places."
Dubai motorists were given a great chance of settling the incurred traffic fines with discounts, under the condition of not repeating a similar traffic violation.
The Dubai Police, represented by the General Department of Finance, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Finance House, with the aim of allowing drivers to pay their traffic fines in installments through credit cards.
The resolution stipulates 15 fines starting from Dhs1,000 for failing to wear medical masks indoors by only those individuals suffering from chronic diseases, and those showing cold and flu symptoms or failing to maintain social distancing