Dubai (Gulf Inside) Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai and vice president of the United Arab Emirates, ordered the release of 203 inmates from prisons in the emirate ahead of Eid al-Adha.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has decided to release 203 prisoners as a goodwill campaign.
According to Dubai media, most of these prisoners are who were arrested for non-payment of fines and will be released before Eid.
According to the Dubai’s Attorney General, the Dubai Prosecutor’s Office has approached the Dubai Police for the release of the prisoners and the release of the prisoners will be possible soon on the orders of Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
The Dubai Attorney General added that Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum wanted the released people to start a new life and try to take care of their families.