240 new COVID-19 cases in UAE

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The UAE has confirmed 240 new cases of COVID-19 from 231,652 tests in the past 24 hours.

Another 392 people have recovered, taking the overall tally to 882,223.

The total number of fatalities remains at 2,302 as no further deaths have been reported.

A total of 898,811 cases have been diagnosed in the UAE so far, out of which 14,286 are currently active.

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