The Dubai Police has imposed 2,527 fines against violators of restrictions on movement during the National Sterilization Programme.
The total number of fines included 2,076 warnings and 8 fines, for violating safety instructions and leaving homes without valid reason or for work purposes or for buying essentials.
Other 204 warnings and one fine were issued to members of the public who exceeded the maximum allowed number of passengers (three) in a single vehicle that has been stipulated. Lastly, 233 warnings as well as five fines were issued for those not wearing medical masks in closed areas or for flaunting the minimum social distancing rule.
The Dubai Police has once again called upon members of the public to stay indoors and strictly adhere to the precautionary measures announced during the National Sterilization Programme.