Two deaths have been reported in the UAE due to the COVID-19 coronavirus.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced that a 78-year-old Arab national and a 58-year-old Asian national have both passed away.
The MoHAP stated that the Arab national had arrived in the UAE from Europe, and the cause of death was a heart attack 'coinciding with complications from the coronavirus disease'.
The 58-year-old had prior chronic illnesses of heart disease and kidney failure.
Both were receiving medical care for the virus at their time of death.