Shaikh Mohammed orders to release 554 prisoners
Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has ordered the release of 554 prisoners, among whom 93 are nationals, from various penitentiaries in the Dubai emirate.
The benevolent gesture is given to mark the advent of Ramadan, the month of mercy and forgiveness.
‘This generous gesture of clemency will give them a golden opportunity to start a decent life and will bring happiness to their families as we stand on the threshold of the holy month of Ramadan’, Humaidan added.
The Public Prosecution Department in Dubai has already started making preparations for the implementation of the decree