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Health Ministry announces 470 new COVID-19 cases, 438 recoveries, 2 deaths in last 24 hours

Health Ministry announces 470 new COVID-19 cases, 438 recoveries, 2 deaths in last 24 hours

Sep 07, 2020 14:11
The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced Monday that it conducted 57,506 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
    

Health Ministry announces 470 new COVID-19 cases, 438 recoveries, 2 deaths in last 24 hours


ABU DHABI, 7th September, 2020 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced Monday that it conducted 57,506 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.

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.

As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP announced 470 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of cases in the UAE to 74,454.

According to the Ministry, the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition, and are receiving the necessary care.

MoHAP also announced two deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 390.

The Ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the family of the deceased and wished 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 physical distance to ensure the health and safety of all.

MoHAP also noted an additional 438 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 66,533.