1,657 new COVID-19 cases in UAE

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The UAE has confirmed 1,657 new cases of COVID-19 from 312,752 tests in the past 24 hours.

Another 1,665 people have recovered, taking the overall tally to 915,857.

One patient has died, taking the total number of fatalities to 2,310.

A total of 935,345 cases have been diagnosed in the UAE so far, out of which 17,178 are currently active.

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