UAE conducts 59,759 COVID-19 tests, reports 365 new cases, two deaths
18 Aug 2020
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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The UAE Health Ministry conducted 59,759 COVID-19 tests and reported 365 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections recorded in the country to 64,906 cases.
The ministry announced that 115 patients were cured from Covid-19, bringing the total number of recoveries in the country to 57,909.
The ministry said two deaths were recorded from the repercussions of the disease. This brings the total deaths in the country to 366 cases, while 6,631 patients are still receiving treatment according to the followed health protocols.
The ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the family of the deceased and wished current COVID-19 patients a speedy and full recovery, calling on all members of the society to cooperate with health authorities, adhere to the instructions and social distance to ensure the health and safety of all.