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Abu Dhabi: Another 410 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UAE, pushing the total number of COVID-19 infections to 46,973, the Ministry of Health and Prevention announced on Friday.

Two more deaths from the novel virus have been also confirmed, taking the country’s death toll to 310.

The ministry also announced the full recovery of 304 new cases after receiving the necessary treatment, taking that number up to 35,469.

New tests conducted

The latest coronavirus patients, all of whom are in a stable condition and receiving the necessary care, were identified after conducting more than 49,000 additional COVID-19 tests among UAE citizens and residents over the past few days, the ministry said.

It expressed its sincere condolences to the families of the deceased and wished a speedy recovery to all patients, calling on the public to cooperate with health authorities and comply with all precautionary measures, particularly social distancing protocols, to ensure the safety and protection of the public.

Figures at a glance
Latest deaths: 2
Total deaths: 310

New cases: 410
Total cases: 46,973

New recoveries: 304
Total recoveries: 35,469