The United Arab Emirates has reported 283 new coronavirus cases and one new virus-related death, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 2,359, the Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday.
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Meanwhile, 19 people have recovered from the virus, raising the total number of recoveries in the country to 186. The new death is of an individual of Asian origins, the ministry said.
The ministry added that all the new cases are in a stable condition and receiving treatment. Most of the cases were infected due to the failure to adhere to precautionary measures, physical distancing and home quarantine.
The nighttime curfew in Dubai was extended to a full-day curfew on Sunday as the city continues the nationwide sanitation program to counter the spread of coronavirus.