UAE sees record 3,579 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths - GulfToday

UAE sees record 3,579 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths


Picture shown for illustrative purposes only.

Gulf Today, Staff Reporter

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced 3,579 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 277,955.

MoHAP also announced 9 deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 792.

As part of its intensified testing campaign, ministry has announced that it conducted 179,117 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.


Coronavirus cases racing towards 100 million globally

Egypt begins coronavirus vaccination campaign

Tears and fears as India's huge coronavirus vaccine push falters

MoHAP also noted that an additional 4,166 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 251,484.

According to the Ministry, 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.

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

The Ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the family of the deceased and wished COVID-19 patients a speedy and full recovery. It 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.

Related articles