Covid tally in the UAE crosses 350,000 cases

DG Staff

ABU DHABI 16 February 2021: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) conducted 162,774 additional Covid-19 tests and announced 3,123 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 351,895.

MoHAP also announced 13 deaths due to Covid-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 1,027.

The ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the family 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, said Wam.

MoHAP also noted that an additional 4,892 individuals had fully recovered from Covid-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 336,731.

The ministry also announced that 31,604 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine were given in the past 24 hours.

The total number of doses provided up to today stands at 5,086,835 with a rate of vaccine distribution of 51.43 doses per 100 people.


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