UAE Announces 1,255 New COVID-19 Cases, 715 Recoveries, 4 Deaths in Last 24 Hours
Abu Dhabi, November 17, 2020, SPA — The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention announced today that it conducted 105,024 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
In a statement issued by the WAM, the UAE 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.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, the ministry announced 1,255 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 152,809.
According to the Ministry, the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition, and are receiving the necessary care.
It also announced 4 deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 538.
Source: Saudi Press Agency