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UAE Announces 2,022 New COVID-19 Cases, 1,731 Recoveries

UAE Announces 2,022 New COVID-19 Cases, 1,731 Recoveries

Tuesday, 13 April, 2021 - 10:30
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) announced 2,022 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 487,697.


This came after it conducted 266,023 COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours.


In a statement on Tuesday said the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition, and receiving the necessary care.


MoHAP also announced four deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 1,537, 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 an additional 1,731 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 471,906.


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