Eighth case of Coronavirus detected in UAE

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An eighth case of Coronavirus has been confirmed in UAE.

In an update on Twitter, the Ministry of Health and Prevention said an Indian national has been detected with the disease.

The patient is known to have interacted with another person who was recently diagnosed with the virus.

In a statement, the ministry has further added that all the other people who were detected in the last few days are now in stable condition except one.

Earlier this week, a 73-year-old Chinese woman in UAE fully recovered from the illness. 

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