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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) on Tuesday announced that it has conducted 129,900 additional COVID-19 tests, which helped it to detect 1,289 new coronavirus cases.
All tests were carried out over the past 24 hours using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
The new cases brings the total number of infections recorded in the country to 170,149.
All the infected individuals belong to different nationalities and are receiving the necessary care.
The Ministry also revealed that 4 people suffering from COVID-19 died due to complications, bringing the total number of deaths due to coronavirus in the country to 576.
MoHAP also noted that an additional 768 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19 after receiving treatment.
The new recoveries take the total number of recoveries from the virus in the UAE to 155,667.
The Ministry has expressed its sincere condolences to the family of the deceased and wished COVID-19 patients a speedy and full recovery.
It has urged 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.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), said it carried out over 111,882 additional COVID-19 tests in the country over the last 24 hours, using the latest testing methods.
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.
The Ministry on Saturday once again stressed that it aims to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
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