Abu Dhabi: Individuals who fail to take the mandated polymerase chain response (PCR) take a look at on the sixth day upon getting into Abu Dhabi can face authorized motion and fines, the Abu Dhabi Media Workplace stated on Saturday.
In a publish on its social media channels, the Media Workplace reminded all residents and folks travelling to Abu Dhabi concerning the rules instituted by the Abu Dhabi Emergency, Disaster and Catastrophe Administration Committee for the COVID-19 pandemic.
In response to the most recent rules, individuals can enter the emirate inside 48 hours of receiving a take a look at consequence that exhibits their COVID-19 destructive standing. Each the Diffractive Section Interferometry (DPI) take a look at and PCR take a look at can be utilized to display screen for COVID-19 earlier than entry into Abu Dhabi.
As well as, when staying within the emirate for six consecutive days or extra, a PCR take a look at is necessary. This mandate applies to all Emiratis, residents and guests who’ve returned to the emirate after leaving it.
“These failing to take the PCR take a look at on Day 6 are chargeable for fines and authorized proceedings,” the Media Workplace said.
Nevertheless, volunteers for the 4Humanity vaccine trials are exempted from this regulation. This successfully implies that they may be capable of enter Abu Dhabi with out having to point out the outcomes of any COVID-19 screenings and they won’t be required to take a PCR take a look at even when they keep within the emirate for six or extra consecutive days. They will additionally use emergency car lanes to enter Abu Dhabi.