Dubai: The UAE reported 1,961 new cases of coronavirus and four deaths on Thursday.
The National Crisis and Disaster Management Authority also reported 1,803 recoveries in the past day, bringing the total number of recoveries to 498,943.
The new infections were detected after rigorous testing; 193,693 tests were performed in the last 24 hours. Since the global pandemic hit the shores of the United Arab Emirates, the country has carried out 43,904,822 tests.
The new infections bring the total number of positive COVID-19 cases diagnosed in the UAE to 518,262.
Currently, the United Arab Emirates has 17,735 active cases.
Meanwhile, the UAE’s vaccination program is in full swing; So far, 10,407,772 doses of vaccine have been distributed.