Dubai Police General Headquarters has achieved a new achievement in addition to the achievements of the UAE, through the entry of the UAE flag Guinness Book of Records, in the records "the longest flag in the world" and "the most number of people carrying a flag", where the flag reached 2020 meters (2 kilometers) And 20 meters), and the number of people involved in his campaign reached 5000 participants from 58 nationalities in the world.
On behalf of the Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, the Assistant Commander in Chief of Academic and Training Affairs, Major General Dr. Mohammed Ahmed Bin Fahad, received in the presence of Deputy Director of Dubai Police Academy, Brigadier Dr. Mohammed Butti Al Shamsi, Director of Bur Dubai Police Station and Chairman of the Board of Directors Brigadier General Abdul Rahim bin Shafi, Brigadier General Yousef Al-Adidi, from the official arbitrator of the Guinness World Records, Ms. Shivley Mishra, the certificates of breaking records Counting the end of the event, held at the Dubai Police Academy.
In a spectacular scene in the square and squares of the Dubai Police Academy, the UAE flag was held high for a distance of 100 meters with the participation of a diverse audience of citizens, employees, students of different nationalities, religions, races and differences of residents and visitors to the state, drawing a painting entitled tolerance, coexistence and acceptance of the other And the harmony of its society in celebration of the year of tolerance.
Brigadier Yusuf Al-Odaidi, Director of Al Qusais Police Station and Head of the Longest Flag Initiative in the world, said that the initiative comes at the direction of Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, in line with the country's celebration on the 48th National Day. The countdown to the approach of the UAE hosted the Expo 2020.
He pointed out that the Dubai Police was able through the hosting to break a second record is represented by the most number of people with a flag of 58 nationalities, stressing that the participation of various nationalities in the event comes in line with the celebration of the State of the Year of Tolerance, pointing out at the same time that the initiative came in cooperation Dubai Police General Headquarters and HealthHub - Al Futtaim sponsors the event.
The event was attended by various officials from the Dubai Police General Departments, Dubai Police Music Ensemble, Cavalry Ensemble, Dubai Police Patrols, Dubai Police Protection School students, volunteers through the Dubai Police Volunteer Platform and a number of partners.