82 new COVID-19 cases in UAE

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The UAE confirmed 82 new cases of COVID-19 from 297,148 tests on Friday. 

Another 121 people have recovered, taking the overall tally to 733,903.

One person has died due to COVID complications, bringing the total number of fatalities to 2,136.

A total of 739,736 cases have been diagnosed in the UAE so far, out of which 3,697 are currently active.


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