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A paramedics taking swab sample at the SEHA drive-through National Screening Center at Golf and Shooting club in Sharjah. Image Credit: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News

Dubai: UAE has confirmed the detection of 1,226 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday. 3 deaths and 1,611 recoveries have also been announced.

The death toll in the country due to COVID-19 is 642 while total confirmed cases are now 195,878. The recoveries have risen to 171,451 after Tuesday's update.