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.
Fifteen Bangladeshi men have been fined for celebrating the birthday of Argentine football star Lionel Messi in breach of a coronavirus lockdown.
The Abu Dhabi Court of Cassation has upheld an appeal which fined a company Dhs3 million on charges of employing 60 workers not under its sponsorship.