Rainfall that the desert nation of the United Arab Emirates ( received between March 5 and 9. There were floods resulting in closing of schools, public places and airports. Dubai was under water.
The annual average rainfall that receives, making it one of the 10 driest places in the world. UN warns similar extreme rainfall for UAE due to climate change.
Emirati Dirhams fine to be imposed on rumour mongers who post misleading information on social media about the floods.
dams and canals promised to be built by the government in the country to avert such floods in the future.