ERC to accommodate Abu Dhabi residents affected by explosion
As part of its support services, ERC will accommodate 208 individuals from 38 families who were affected
Volunteer humanitarian organisation in UAE, Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) will cover the accommodation costs of residents impacted by the recent gas explosion on Rashid bin Saeed Street in Abu Dhabi.
As part of its support services, ERC will accommodate 208 tenants who were affected, in accordance with the directives of Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Under the directives of H.H Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the authority has provided temporary accommodation for the 208 tenants of the building affected by the gas leak blast in Rashid bin Saeed Street in Abu Dhabi.
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The incident was caused by a misalignment in the gas container fittings following refuelling, as indicated by preliminary on-site investigations, Abu Dhabi Police stated.
On its part and as immediate action, the Rapid Intervention Teams and the Abu Dhabi Police evacuated all residents from the building safely.