UAE announces three-month amnesty for illegal residents

Iype Vallikkadan/Mathrubhumi News

Dubai: The United Arab Emirates has announced a three-month amnesty asking illegal residents to either leave the country without penalty or regularise their visas.

The amnesty period will start from August 1.

The last amnesty was announced by UAE in 2013, in which 62,000 illegal residents, either regularised their documents or left the country.

The amnesty period was for two months then.

The UAE cabinet the other day announced widespread chances in the visa laws of the country.

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