UAE: Dh20,000 fine for driving under influence of drugs, including prescription medicines

Infraction of the regulation, that includes getting on the roadway after eating alcohol, can likewise cause the vehicle driver being punished to jail

The UAE Public Prosecution has actually alerted that driving a car on a public roadway intoxicated of medications is an offense culpable by a jail sentence or a penalty.

There is no exemption for instances where drivers have a prescription for the medicine, the authority included.

In a tweet on Tuesday, the general public Prosecution provided a tip regarding the penalty granted for driving or trying to drive a car when driving while intoxicated of alcohol or numbing compounds. It restated that the vehicle driver can be punished to jail time or fined a fine of not much less than Dh20,000.

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