Dubai Eid Updates: Gatherings for Eid should NOT exceed more than 5 people during the 5-day long Eid break.
Those caught violating the rules will be heavily fined: hosts will be fined AED50,000 and attendees to be fined AED15,000 each.
This was announced as part of ongoing efforts to combat the spread of COVID-19 and up their security plan for the Eid Al Fitr holidays, which is all set to begin tomorrow (Tuesday, May 11).
The Dubai Police department added that additional police patrols (as many as 3,000 officers per shift) have been deployed to monitor COVID-19 related violations in residential as well as commercial properties.
Furthermore, up to 700 volunteers have also been added arranged to help authorities catch COVID violoaters.
REMINDER: Unless you’re travelling with family, you are still NOT permitted to have more than 3 passengers in a single vehicle.
Additionally, starting from Tuesday, May 11 Dubai residents will be able to enjoy 5-days of free parking on the occasion of Eid.