UAE records lowest daily Covid cases since Dec. 29
Ashwani Kumar | Khaleej Times
Filed on 2021-05-17
The lowest number of new Covid-19 cases so far this year has been reported on Friday.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention detected 1,452 new cases after carrying out a further 186,370 tests. It is the lowest recorded daily data since December 29 when 1,506 cases were reported. Other such figures tracked this year were 1,501 on January 4 and 1,507 on May 10.
The development coming just after the holy month of Ramadan restores hope of the pandemic situation being under control and recovery on track, said medical experts.
Dr Abdul Aneez, Medical Director, Medeor Hospital, Dubai, noted that the steady dip in new cases is a major relief for the healthcare personnel.
“The downward trajectory has been going on for weeks now. In fact, last month saw the lowest n ...