All public transport in the UAE is undergoing an extensive cleaning and sterilization campaign.
More than 1,000 workers are sterilizing all methods of public transport, including Dubai Metro, tram, taxis, buses and water taxis, the RTA announced on Tuesday.
The best cleaning materials are being used to carry out the process, as part of a precautionary campaign to guarantee the safety of the 1.5 million daily public transport users.
This is a sterilization campaign to guarantee the safety of residents
As part of the precautionary measures to guarantee the safety of society in Dubai, @rta_dubai is conducting an extensive cleaning & sterilization campaign covering public transport in #Dubai. pic.twitter.com/WRlj9pKIuQ
— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) March 10, 2020
On Tuesday, 15 new cases of COVID-19 were announced, along with 5 new recoveries
Taking the total number of confirmed cases to 74, and 17 recoveries.
. @mohapuae has announced 15 new cases of the #coronavirus, #COVID19. The individuals – who were traveling prior to their entry into the UAE – were placed under quarantine as suspected cases subsequent to their entry into the UAE.
— هيئة الصحة بدبي (@DHA_Dubai) March 10, 2020
What’s the difference between isolation and quarantine?
The MOHAP are releasing useful web-series to tell you all you need to know.
6 ways to protect yourself against the virus
— وزارة الصحة ووقاية المجتمع الإماراتية – MOHAP UAE (@mohapuae) March 10, 2020
IF you need medical support, please contact these numbers
في حال طلب أي دعم أو استفسار طبي يرجى التواصل على الأرقام الموضحة أدناه
For medical support or inquiry please contact the below numbers#فيروس_كورونا_المستجد #كوفيد19 #وزارة_الصحة_ووقاية_المجتمع_الإمارات#coronavirus #covid19 #mohap_uae pic.twitter.com/d6IOTUGnB1
— وزارة الصحة ووقاية المجتمع الإماراتية – MOHAP UAE (@mohapuae) March 8, 2020