UAE sterilization drive against COVID-19 begins

UAE officials informed to the media on Thursday to release details of the disinfection drive, aimed to combat the spread of #COVID-19 in the country, which is taking place over the weekend and started at 8pm on Thursday 26-3-2020.

Residents have been directed to stay home during this time, limiting movement strictly and to not leave their homes except to buy food, basic essentials and medicines.

Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai was deserted on Thursday night, as people did as the authorities asked and stayed indoors.

As you can see the below video released by Dubai Media Office