UAE reports 513 new Covid-19 cases, death toll at 287

Currently, 15,266 cases are active in the country

The UAE reported 513 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, taking the total number of infections reported so far to 41,499.

The Ministry of Health and Prevention said the new cases were detected following 44,000 additional tests.

Currently, 15,266 cases are active, according to the latest update.

The ministry also announced one additional death, taking the total death toll to 287.

Meanwhile 712 more patients have recovered, taking the overall recoveries to 20,337.

Officials urged the public to abide by the precautionary measures and follow all the guidelines to avoid more infections.

The UAE has allowed most business activities to resume, and is also preparing to soon open up to tourists.