UAE has announced an extension of expired visas. Holders of expired tourist visas can now stay in UAE until March 31. This has been reported a daily in UAE citing top sources in the General Directorate of Residency and Foreign Affairs (GDRFA).
GDRFA has explained that the facility has been extended to holders of expired one-month and three-month visit and tourist visas. Earlier in December last year, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, had announced a free one-month visa extension to all tourists. This was announced as many countries had imposed lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus.