The UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has said that 281 new Covid-19 cases were detected over the previous 24 hours.
It takes the total number of recorded cases in the country up to 903,084.
The Ministry of Health conducts 139,440 tests as part of its plans to expand the scope of the tests, and reveals 281 new cases of the #Coronavirus, 330 recoveries and and no deaths in the last 24 hours. #TogetherWeRecover
— NCEMA UAE (@NCEMAUAE) May 17, 2022
The new cases were found following 139,440 Covid19 tests conducted to screen for the virus.
The Ministry added that no Covid19-related deaths were recorded over the previous 24 hours. The total death toll as a result of the virus remains unchanged at 2,302.
MoHAP also noted that an additional 330 individuals had fully recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recoveries up to 886,802.