COVID 19: Monday April 20 update

COVID 19: Monday April 20 update

20 Apr 2020

More cases, more testing

As of Monday, April 20, UAE's cases stand at 6,781. 

The death toll has reached 41, and recoveries stand at 1,286.

The UAE has now passed 700,000 tests conducted, and authorities say the jump in cases is not cause for concern, rather it's indicative of mass testing. 


Dubai continues to operate its lock-down, it has been extended for an additional week, with all residents required to file for a move-permit when leaving the house.

You can apply at


The government has also confirmed that pets may go out for toilet breaks, however with stipulations

When you take your dog out, it must not be for more than 10 minutes, and must only be outside your residence.