More than 23 million tests have been carried out across the country so far.
The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention on Friday reported 3,407 cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus, along with 3,168 recoveries. Seven deaths were also reported.
As many as new 131,262 Covid-19 tests were carried out, taking the total number of tests carried out in the country to more than 23 million so far.
The total number of cases in UAE as on January 15 stand at 246,376 while total recoveries are 218,988. Death toll rises to 733.
More than 22.9 million tests have been carried out across the country so far.
"الصحة" تجري 131,262 فحصاً ضمن خططها لتوسيع نطاق الفحوصات وتكشف عن 3,407 إصابات جديدة بفيروس #كورونا المستجد، و3,168 حالة شفاء و7 حالات وفاة خلال الساعات الـ 24 الماضية. #وام pic.twitter.com/iaqwnDLwem— وكالة أنباء الإمارات (@wamnews) January 15, 2021
Government departments in Dubai have ramped up inspections of commercial establishments, as cases of Covid-19 continue to soar in the UAE.
To increase public safety, the Dubai Media Office on Thursday issued an advisory that reiterated precautionary measures for social gatherings and wedding receptions.