Two men of Arab origin are standing trial in Dubai after they were arrested on charges of attacking and insulting police officers after fines were forced on them for violating Covid-19 precautionary standards.
Documents accessible with public prosecution uncovered that the occurrence had happened on January 29 in the Naif neighborhood in Deira. A police officer tracked down that in a group of four men, two were not wearing masks.
The officer asked the main litigant, 46, to show his Emirates identity (ID) card. Notwithstanding, he neglected to show the ID proof. He offered to pay a fine for the infringement, yet the officer wouldn’t acknowledge any payment.
He requested that the respondent go to the police station. Out of nowhere, the litigant attempted to flee from the spot however hit a traffic sign post. He was arrested on the spot.
The other litigant, 32, was attempting to make a video of the occurrence with his cellphone in a supposed offer to arraign the officer.
He pushed the officer when he requested the cellphone. Afterward, he was likewise arrested.
The main respondent, while being taken to a police station, guaranteed that he has a heart condition and would require prompt clinical consideration.
A rescue vehicle was called, however a primer registration uncovered that the respondent was faking a heart condition.
The public prosecution has alluded the pair to Dubai Criminal Court for additional legal procedures.