Coronavirus: 102 more cases reported in UAE

Coronavirus: 102 more cases reported in UAE

30 Mar 2020

Another death and three recoveries

The UAE has reported another 102 cases of COVID-19, taking the total up to 570. 

The Ministry of Health and Prevention announced that the new cases were identified from checking individuals who had come into contact with confirmed cases, and some had come from overseas. 

A 47-year-old woman has died from the coronavirus. The Arab national had prior chronic illnesses that 'complicated her ability to fight the disease'. 

The new cases belong to the following nationalities: one each from New Zealand, Slovakia, Morocco, Greece, China, France, Germany, Algeria, Iraq, Colombia, Venezuela, and Poland; two each from Brazil, Sweden, Ethiopia, Canada, Lebanon, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, and Portugal; three each from Italy and Ireland; six from Egypt; seven each from the UAE and the Philippines; 16 from Britain, and 30 from India.

Three more patients have recovered, taking the total number of cases recovered to 58. 

All patients are stable and receiving medical treatment.