Abu Dhabi (Gulf Inside) Residents returning to the UAE will have to comply with the terms and conditions for quarantine, otherwise they will have to pay a fine of 50,000 dirhams.
According to the details, the Emirates, Etihad Airways, Air Arabia and Fly Dubai have started flights to 60 different destinations. After the lifting of travel restrictions to and from the UAE. However, passengers have been instructed to know the rules of the country in which they want to travel.
Travelers arriving in the UAE will have to stay in quarantine for 14 days. Violators of the law will have to pay a fine of 50,000 dirhams. The NCMA department clarified that passengers coming to the Abu Dhabi must download the Al Hosan app while those heading to Dubai should have the Covid-19 DXB Smart App on their smartphones. In addition, the laws of quarantine must be adopted. However, the rules are different for travelers from different countries.
For residents of the UAE returning from a country where the risk of corona is not high, the duration of quarantine is 7 days, while for those coming from high risk countries, the duration of quarantine is 14 days. Passengers will have to complete 14 days at home or at the government quarantine center. However, the costs incurred during the quarantine will be borne by the passenger.
What is the penalty for violating quarantine laws?
Failure to comply with quarantine instructions at home will result in a fine of 50,000 dirhams, according to Resolution 38, passed to curb the spread of the corona virus.
Employers of some returning residents may have to bear the medical and quarantine costs of these passengers.
All travelers who are coming to Abu Dhabi must download the Al Hosan app and those heading to Dubai should have the Covid-19 DXB Smart App on their smartphones.. This app will help the authorities to monitor them during quarantine. This app can be downloaded for free on Android and iOS devices.
With this app, the authorities will be able to monitor the quarantined passengers at home whether they are following the instructions or not.
The instructions below to quarantine the home are given in the picture below.