Health Care

Kuwait: five deaths, 1,282 new infections of COVID-19

Kuwait registered on Wednesday five deaths and 1,282 new positive cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours.

The spokesman of Kuwait’s Health Ministry Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said to KUNA that this brings the country’s death toll to 1,313 while the total infections swelled to 232,103.

He added that 1,330 people have recovered from the virus so far, bringing the total recoveries to 226,580.

Moreover, he has indicated that 241 people are in intensive care units (ICUs), while 14,210 others are still receiving medical treatment.

Dr. Al-Sanad has furthermore pointed out that 9,175 swab tests have been conducted in the past 24 hours, bringing the total examination to 3.056,468.

Source: Kuwait News Agency