UAE reports 1,545 new Covid-19 cases

New cases followed more than 270,000 tests in the past 24 hours

Residents are a big show for PCR and vaccination tests at the  SEHA Covid-19 Drive-Through Service Center at the Corniche in Abu Dhabi on June 17th, 2021.  There is a huge demand for vaccinations and PCRs after the green pass restrictions. Victor Besa / The National.
Reporter: Shireena Al Nowais for News

The UAE reported 1,545 new cases of Covid-19 on Saturday, with two further deaths and 1,480 recoveries.

The figures were released following 277,994 tests in the past 24 hours.

The latest report brings the total tally of coronavirus cases to 691,554.

Total deaths reached 1,971 and total recoveries stood at 668,554 on Saturday.

Updated: August 7th 2021, 12:05 PM