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UAE Announces 1,928 New COVID-19 Cases, 1,719 Recoveries

UAE Announces 1,928 New COVID-19 Cases, 1,719 Recoveries

Monday, 12 April, 2021 - 11:00
FILE PHOTO: A man receives vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Dubai, United Arab Emirates December 28, 2020. REUTERS/Abdel Hadi Ramahi

The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) reported 1,928 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 485,675.

This came after it conducted 193,896 COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours.

In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.

According to the Ministry, the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition, and receiving the necessary care.

MoHAP also announced 2 deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 1,533, state news agency WAM reported.

The Ministry called on all members of the society to cooperate with health authorities, adhere to the instructions and physical distance to ensure the health and safety of all.

MoHAP also noted that 1,719 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 470,175.

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