UAE reported 561 new coronavirus infections today, bringing the total tally to 13,599.
Eight more deaths have been also confirmed, taking the country’s death toll to 119. The deceased, who are of various nationalities, suffered from pre-existing chronic illnesses coinciding with the coronavirus, which resulted in complications that led to their death.
The ministry also announced the full recovery of 121 new cases after receiving the necessary treatment, taking that number up to 2,664 of total recovered patients.
22 people of determination (UAE’s term for disabled people) have been found to be infected with the virus.
The latest coronavirus patients, all of whom are in a stable condition and receiving the necessary care, were identified after conducting more than 36,000 additional COVID-19 tests among UAE citizens and residents over the past few days.