House sharing by different families also attracts a fine of Dhs12,500 that will be doubled to Dhs25,000 in the event of repetition, in accordance with the decision.
Al Zaabi said,” The fine will be doubled for those found to be repeating the violation. Third time offenders will be subject to a legal action and could face imprisonment for a period of up to six months or a fine of no less than 100,000.”
The UAE at the weekend announced hefty fines for violators of guidelines such as Dhs3,000 for drivers violating occupancy rule, Dhs3,000 for an individual not wearing a mask inside a car, Dhs3,000 for being in a private car with 3 or more passengers, Dhs3,000 for not implementing social distancing.
The court also convicted the young Gulf man of driving a vehicle without a number plate.
Major General Abdullah Ali Al Ghaithi, Director of Organisations Protective Security and Emergency in the Dubai Police, revealed a fine of Dhs10,000 will be imposed on owners of Ramadan tents or any home gatherings in public places or private farms and manors, stressing the importance of spacing, and taking particular care to face the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, and reduce its spread.
The UAE Public Prosecution on Tuesday published an awareness message on social media stressing that private teaching lessons are a violation of the preventative measures aimed at countering the COVID-19 pandemic.
Any person who removes a fire extinguisher or changes its location or renders it unfit for use shall be punished by a jail sentence for no less than one year or a fine of not less than Dhs50,000.
The establishments were fined for their failure to maintain the mandatory safe distance at the premises as well as non-compliance with the face mask rule.
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.