The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHaP) announced 596 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday after conducting over 35,000 additional Covid-19 tests.

According to the ministry, the new cases are in a “stable” condition and are receiving medical treatment. It takes the total number of cases in the country up to 35,788. Authorities have called on the public to adhere to social distancing protocols and preventative measures.

MoHaP also revealed three more deaths as a result of Covid-19, with the death toll in the UAE rising to 269. During the daily update it was noted that an additional 388 people had fully recovered from coronavirus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 18,726.