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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Ministry of Health and Prevention announced 254 new coronavirus cases in the UAE on Wednesday.
The relentless effort of the frontline health workers while using state of the art medical equipment has aided in the recovery of 295 patients.
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So far, the total number of recovered cases in the country is 55,385.
The toll of those that passed away has increased by two to 353.
The UAE has recorded a total of 61, 606 cases of coronavirus since the advent of the pandemic.
A 32-year-old Asian investor was booked and prosecuted along with another employee, for forging a COVID-19 test result in order to travel outside the UAE. The incident dates back to last December, when an employee of a travel agency received the defendant’s COVID-19 test results and discovered that it was outdated.
Using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, the ministry conducted 237,479 additional COVID-19 tests.
Also, 2,144 individuals recovered and seven people passed away, the Ministry added.
The measure aims to enhance precautionary measures as part of efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 and protect public health.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced 1,548 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 685,462.
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