Residents have been strictly directed to stay indoors from 8pm to 6am during the weekend restricting movement while the sterilisation process happens.
The sterilisation will be conducted on public transport services including Dubai Metro, tram, taxis, buses etc. and all other public or private spaces and roads.
Only those who work in vital sectors, such as energy, telecommunications, public media, health, security and police sectors, should leave their homes.
The drive will happen in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Prevention and the Ministry of Interior.
Throughout the sterilisation period, traffic and public movement will be restricted, and public transport and metro services suspended.