UAE Announces First Set Of Movement Restrictions For Unvaccinated Citizens

by Yogita Chainani
UAE Announces First Set Of Movement Restrictions For  Unvaccinated Citizens

The UAE is lauded globally to handle the Covid-19 pandemic pretty well. The nation has not only imposed strict restrictions to spread the curd of the deadly virus but is also way ahead on the vaccine curve. And because of all the efforts, more than half the population has received at least one dose of the covid-19 vaccine. However, the nation still has many unvaccinated citizens, and for them, the authorities have announced some stringent restrictions. Read on to know more about it.

Also read: Traveling From India To UAE: Guidelines, PCR Tests & Quarantine Rules You Must Be Aware Of

Unvaccinated Citizens Will Not Be Allowed To Attend The UAE President’s Cup

National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) has announced the first movement restrictions for the unvaccinated citizens. As per the announcement, unvaccinated individuals will face restrictions while attending the UAE President’s Cup.

Also read: Dubai Travellers Will Soon Be Able To Share PCR Test Results & Vaccine Certificates Digitally

Vaccinated Citizens And Clinical Trial Participants Will Have To Present A Negative Result For Attending The Event

Only vaccinated citizens and clinical trial participants will be allowed to attend the event. And those attending the event have to present a negative result taken 48 hours before the match and have the letter E in their vaccination app. The UAE Presidents Cup 2021 will be held on May 16.

Also read: Covid-19 Vaccine In UAE: Here’s A Detailed List Of All The Vaccination Centres In Each Emirate

The UAE is also the first country in the Arab world to administer more than 10 million vaccine doses. If you haven’t taken the vaccine yet, please take it right away since it’s available for free across the country. And besides offering the vaccine for free, UAE is also offering a variety of vaccines to its citizens. The country has Sinopharm, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sputnik, and the Oxford-AstraZenca vaccines available, so hurry, take a jab right away.