Covid-19: UAE reports 277 new cases, 1 death; Saudi reports 4 additional deaths

The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in the UAE now stands at 2,076 while Saudi Arabia has reported 2,523 infections

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The UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention reported 277 new cases of the Covid-19 virus on Monday, April 6.

The total number of confirmed cases in the country now stands at 2,076.

Dr. Farida Al Hosani, official spokesperson of the UAE health sector, said that the new cases were of different nationalities and they were all stable while receiving the necessary treatment.

One death, that of an Asian national, was also reported, thereby raising the total death toll in the UAE to 11.

The ministry announced 23 new recoveries, and as a result the overall number of recoveries now tallies 167.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has reported a total of 203 cases as well as four additional fatalities on Sunday.

Coronavirus-related deaths in the kingdom now total 38.

The total number of confirmed cases in Saudi Arabia now stands at 2,605, of which a total of 551 people have recovered.