ABU DHABI 15 May 2020: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced on Thursday that it conducted over 37,000 additional Covid-19 tests, detecting 698 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of cases in the UAE to 21,084.
MoHAP also announced two deaths as a result of Covid-19 complications. The total number of deaths in the country has reached 208, it added.
The ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the families of the deceased and wished current Covid-19 patients a speedy and full recovery, said Wam.
MoHAP also noted an additional 407 individuals had fully recovered from Covid-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 6,930.
It called on the public to cooperate with health authorities and adhere to social distancing protocols and preventative measures to ensure the health and safety of all.