The UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention announced that 518 new cases of the Covid-19 were detected in the country, taking the total number of infections up to 8,756.
The new cases were detected following 29,000 tests which were conducted to screen for the virus.
— UAEGov (@uaegov) April 23, 2020
The ministry also announced the deaths of four Asian expats. The total death toll as a result of the virus in the UAE now stands at 56.
It also announced 91 new recoveries. Therefore, 1,637 individuals in all have recovered after contracting the Covid-19 virus.