Dubai announces precautionary guidelines for social gatherings, celebrations

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As we head into the festive season, Dubai's Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management has called on everyone to follow the rules.

The authority has reiterated the importance of complying with the government's precautionary measures as people gear up for gatherings related to Halloween, Diwali and other festivities:

- People are advised to avoid crowded places and strictly adhere to the regulations, including maintaining physical distancing and using face masks.

- Elderly people and individuals with chronic conditions are advised not to attend social functions.

- Individuals attending gatherings and establishments organising the celebrations can avoid fines and other penalties by complying with the rules.

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