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Coronavirus: UAE reports 382 new cases, two deaths

Average daily tests in the UAE increasing from 25,000 to 40,000

Coronavirus: UAE reports 382 new cases, two deaths

She said an additional 672 individuals have fully recovered from Covid-19

The UAE reported an additional 382 cases of Covid-19, after more than 39,000 tests were carried out in the country.

Dr Amna Al Dahak Al Shamsi, official spokesperson of the UAE Government, said since the onset of the crisis, the UAE has been determined to examine the largest possible number of citizens and residents, with the average daily tests in the UAE increasing from 25,000 to 40,000.

Addressing the daily briefing, Al Shamsi said the new cases bring the total number of infections in the country to 43,364.

She said an additional 672 individuals have fully recovered from Covid-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to more than 29,537, adding that a total of 13,532 individuals are still being treated, most of whom are in stable condition.

She also announced the death of two individuals as a result of Covid-19 complications, taking the total number of fatalities in the country to 295. Dr Al Shamsi expressed her sincere condolences to the families of the deceased.

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