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The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced 99 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 738,586.
The ministry stressed in a statement that its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP announced that it conducted 317,254 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
The infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition, and receiving the necessary care, according to the ministry.
MoHAP also announced two deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 2,120.
MoHAP has announced that 15,616 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were administered in the past 24 hours.
The total number of doses provided up to Sunday stands at 20,701,898 with a rate of vaccine distribution of 209.31 doses per 100 people.
The Ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the families 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.
MoHAP also noted that an additional 153 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 732,296.
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The UAE Health Ministry conducted more than 39,266 COVID-19 tests in various regions of the country, and announced the registration of 561 new coronavirus cases. The total number of infection jumped to 13,599.
The total number of recovered cases of Coronavirus has reached 3,153 with 187 cases fully recovered today after receiving treatment.
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