Coronavirus: UAE announces 398 new cases; Toll 4,521

The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced 398 new cases of coronavirus on April 13.


The UAE Health Ministry announced that extensive COVID-19 tests revealed 398 new cases, bringing the total number of cases to 4,521. The new cases identified are undergoing treatment.

The Ministry on Monday confirmed 172 new recovery of the coronavirus in the country. The ministry conducted 23,380 COVID-19 tests among UAE citizens and residents.

The ministry also announced 3 new deaths, bringing the number of fatalities registered in the country to 25. No new cases were announced.

The UAE conducted COVID-19 tests among UAE citizens and residents, in line with the Ministry of Health and Prevention’s plans to intensify virus screening in order to contain the spread of COVID-19.

Meanwhile, UAE volunteers, engaging in the National Disinfection Programme, have shown a high spirit of national responsibility and community cohesion and solidarity in supporting the nation’s efforts to combat the spread of the coronavirus.

True to the deeply embedded value in the community, volunteers of SANID (Arabic for Support), the National Emergency Response Volunteer Program of the Emirates Foundation, have come together to back national efforts aimed at safeguarding the safety, health and well-being of the community.