The initiative has two objectives: extending access to books across the prison system and creating opportunities for incarcerated people to interact with authors and the literary community.
The campaign was launched at noon on Friday, using police patrols and drones broadcasting through loudspeakers. They covered 35 sites including industrial zones and mosque courtyards "before and after the Friday prayers," in addition to conducting patrols in different areas to reach all members of society.
A massive awareness campaign using drones to educate Sharjah residents on how to fight the coronavirus outbreak is laudable (“Sharjah launches massive awareness campaign using drones to fight COVID-19 outbreak,” Feb.20, Gulf Today website).
Police said the girl took the step after her parents took away her cell phone from her as a punishment for scoring low grades in school. So she decided to hide on the roof of the house.
The Sharjah Police have successfully apprehended an international network of 58 drug traffickers who possessed 153kg of drugs worth Dhs63 million.
This came as a response to a complaint about a large number of workers and bachelors living in Al Qadisiyah area causing disturbance to the families in the area.
The Pakistani family of two women, aged 36 and 28, along with three children, all nine years old, were transferred to the nearest hospital to receive treatment after inhaling smoke from the fire.
The step aims to reduce traffic accidents by designating a speed limit on the emirate's roads.
The mother was giving the boy a bath. She left the boy in the tub for a while and went out of the restroom. Upon her return to the privy, she noticed the boy unconscious.
Colonel Hamad Al Riyami, Acting Director of the Central Region Police Department, said the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) formed a team to track down and identify the perpetrators for the danger they posed to individuals, companies, bank accounts and credit cards.