UAE imposes curfew for deep cleaning as coronavirus cases rise

Al Jazeera | Mar 26, 2020 at 8:36 PM
  • The United Arab Emirates has imposed overnight curfews to allow for a nationwide disinfection to combat the coronavirus as cases in the Gulf region have risen to over 2,600.
  • Public transport including trams and metro services will be suspended, while private cars, cabs and delivery vehicles can operate outside those hours.
  • Among the countries, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia have taken the most drastic steps, including imposing partial nationwide curfews and suspending work at most public and private sector establishments.