Health Care

Kuwait: 505 test positive; 3 deaths

Kuwait has today confirmed 505 new COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, raising the total 162,282 cases.

The Ministry said that three infected patients had passed away, raising the death toll since the outbreak of the pandemic at 957.

The number of people hospitalized with the virus currently stands at 6,022, with 49 of them in intensive care units, according to ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad.

The ministry said that 537 infected patients had recovered from the virus, raising the overall tally to 155,303. The health authorities conducted 8,426 swab tests bringing the total to 1,479,530.

Source: Bahrain News Agency