UAE National Day: $272 traffic fine announced

Four traffic points will also be issued

  
A road junction is seen from the air December 17, 2005 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Image used for illustrative purpose.

A road junction is seen from the air December 17, 2005 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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UAE - Sharjah Police have issued a warning on the movement of trucks in select areas on the occasion of the UAE National Day holidays.

Heavy trucks will not be allowed on internal roads in Khor Fakkan during the holiday, starting Tuesday, December 1, from 6am to 8am, 1pm to 3pm, and 5.30pm to 9.30pm.

The decision has been taken to keep the roads safer during the holiday period, and also reduce congestion and minor accidents.

Any truck driver found violating the rules will be fined Dh1,000 as well as four traffic points.

 

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