May 23, 2020
Covid-19 cases cross 27,000 mark in UAE, 67,000 in Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates yesterday announced 994 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total number of infections in the country to 27,892. The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention said that additional 50,000 COVID-19 cases were conducted in the country.
UAE also announced 1,043 new recoveries, taking the total number of those who have recovered to 13,798. The Ministry urged the public to avoid social gatherings and follow social distancing guidelines. The total death toll in UAE due to COVID-19 stands at 241. Saudi Arabia also announced 2,642 new Corona virus cases, bringing the total in the Kingdom to 67,719 cases, according to the Ministry of Health.