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UAE announces 2,813 new COVID-19 cases, 1,028 recoveries, 3 deaths in last 24 hours

ABU DHABI, 23rd January, 2022 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 517,107 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.

In a statement on Sunday, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the nationwide testing scope to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment. As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP announced 2,813 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 825,699.

According to the Ministry, the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are stable, and receive the necessary care.

MoHAP also announced three deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 2,214.

The Ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the families of the deceased and wished COVID-19 patients a speedy and full recovery. It called on all society members to cooperate with health authorities and adhere to the instructions and physical distance to ensure the health and safety of all.

MoHAP also noted that an additional 1,028 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 768,343.


WAM/Esraa Ismail/Rola Alghoul