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Sharjah: Sharjah Police on Saturday sent SMS to residents of Al Nahda, alerting them about free COVID-19 tests from July 5.

The message read: "The Ministry of Health and Prevention in cooperation with Sharjah Police will conduct COVID-19 screening campaign and it will last for ten days."

Residents of the area received an alert on their phones about the screening. The tests will be carried out at a mobile screening centre set up in Al Nahda Park from 10am to 6pm.

COVID-19 test will be conduct for adults aged 18 and above.

Residents should bring their Emirates ID and show the SMS alert.

The message was sent in both Arabic and Urdu.