DUBAI: The UAE on Sunday recorded 1,205 new coronavirus cases and four deaths.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention said the total number of cases in the country since the pandemic began has reached 158,990, with the death toll now at 552.
The ministry added that 791 people recovered over the previous 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 148,871.
The emergency, crisis and disaster management committee in the emirate of Fujairah announced that it will ban all types of camping, including caravans, as part of coronavirus precautionary measures.
The decision, announced by Maj. Gen. Mohamed Ahmad bin Ghanem Al-Kaabi, commander in chief of Fujairah Police, comes as the emirate begins its camping season and as the hot summer weather begins to cool down.
As part of daily inspection tours, Dubai Economy shut down a gaming center located on Sheikh Zayed Road for violating anti-COVID-19 measures on Saturday.
Elsewhere, Kuwait recorded 322 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 140,056. The death toll reached 866 after three new fatalities were registered.
— وزارة الصحة - الكويت (@KUWAIT_MOH) November 22, 2020
Oman’s Health Ministry said the country’s total number of cases had reached 122,081 and the death toll was 1,380.
— وزارة الصحة - عُمان (@OmaniMOH) November 22, 2020
In Bahrain, 114 new infected cases were confirmed, and the death toll stands at 338 after no deaths were reported in the previous 24 hours.
Out of 9912 COVID-19 tests carried out on 22 November 2020, 114 new cases have been detected among 33 expatriate workers, 64 new cases are contacts of active cases, and 17 are travel related. There were 212 recoveries from #COVID19, increasing total recoveries to 83829 pic.twitter.com/CXBlm8i4fi
— وزارة الصحة | مملكة البحرين (@MOH_Bahrain) November 22, 2020