The United Arab Emirates reported 1,359 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, a drop from the recent high of 1,578 cases, announced the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) on Twitter.
NCEMA added that there has been two new deaths from COVID-19 during the last day.
A further 2,037 people had recovered from the virus.
The new cases were detected after authorities carried out 118,058 tests in a 24-hour period, explained NCEMA.
The Ministry of Health conducts 118,058 tests as part of its plans to expand the scope of the tests, and reveals 1,359 new cases of the #Coronavirus, 2,037 recoveries and 2 death cases due to complications.#committowin pic.twitter.com/Fbk6ODOhlW— NCEMA UAE (@NCEMAUAE) October 25, 2020
The UAE currently has a total of 125,123 cases, of which 118,931 have recovered, according to government figures.