Health Care

COVID-19 caseaload reaches 137,887 in Kuwait

The Ministry of Health confirmed 556 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections, raising the total to 137,885.

Health Ministry’s Official spokesperson Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad announced six new deaths, brining the toll to 848 since the ooutbreak of the pandemic in the country.

In a statement to KUNA, he said that 7,996 are receiving medical treatment – of whom 105 patients are in intensive care wards.

The health authorities conducted 6,521 swab tests in the past 24 hours, raising the whole count .to 1,0231,59.

Earlier, the ministry announced 627 people recovered from the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 129,041.

Source: Bahrain News Agency