UAE announces 200 new COVID-19 cases, 119 recoveries, no deaths in last 24 hours
ABU DHABI, 16th December, 2021 – The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 337,670 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP announced 200 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases in the UAE to 743,352.
According to the Ministry, the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition, and receiving the necessary care.
The Ministry added that no COVID-19-related deaths have been recorded in the past 24 hours, with the death toll remains unchanged at 2,151.
MoHAP also noted that an additional 119 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 738,260.