No casualties or serious injuries following heavy rains

Thursday, July 28th, 2022 6:11pm

By ARN News Staff

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Authorities in the UAE confirmed that no deaths or serious injuries were recorded in this week’s adverse weather.

Over 870 stranded people have been rescued so far and 3,897 provided with alternative shelter so far. 

In a special media briefing on Wednesday, a government spokesperson said the Ministry of Community Development coordinated with more than 20 hotels to arrange temporary accommodation for those living in the affected areas.

Volunteers are also helping streamline the process of shifting families and arranging their transportation.

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