DUBAI: The UAE on Monday recorded 932 new COVID-19 cases, a slight drop after five straight days where the number had topped the 1,000 mark.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention said the total number of cases since the pandemic began has reached 99,733.
Three new deaths were confirmed, raising the death toll to 429.
The ministry also said 1,287 cases recovered from COVID-19 over the previous 24 hours, bringing the total to 80,410.
During its daily inspections, Dubai Economy said it issued fines to four businesses and gave warnings to two shops for not adhering to anti-COVID-19 measures.
Meanwhile, Dubai Safari Park announced that it will start welcoming visitors from Oct. 5 but with coronavirus measures in place.
We are very pleased to announce that #DubaiSafariPark is reopening in just 1 day and we're excited to welcome you back, we have so much to share with you! One of our top priorities is to provide a safe environment that offers a wonderful experience. Health and safety is key; so please kindly assist us by wearing your mask and practicing social distancing during your visit. Check out this video for much more information and we hope to see you soon!
Elsewhere, Kuwait recorded 567 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 107,592, while the death toll stood at 628 after four new deaths were registered.
— وزارة الصحة - الكويت (@KUWAIT_MOH) October 5, 2020
Oman’s health ministry confirmed 544 new cases and eight deaths, bringing the death toll to 101,814, with 985 respectively.
— وزارة الصحة - عُمان (@OmaniMOH) October 5, 2020