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Abu Dhabi: The UAE reported 563 new cases of the novel coronavirus and three more deaths on Thursday.

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) announced that the total COVID-19 cases in the country has risen to 32, 532 while total deaths reached 258.

314 patients have fully recovered, bringing the total recovered cases to 16, 685. The new cases were detected through conducting more than 38, 000 COVID-19 tests across the emirates.

The ministry expressed its sincerest condolences to the families of the deceased and its wishes of swift recovery for the infected patients. It appealed to community members to collaborate with health authorities and abide by health instructions and social distancing protocol for to ensure everyone’s safety.