Health Care

Kuwait lists 41 new COVID-19 cases, one death

Kuwait’s daily coronavirus cases rose by 41 to 410,734 as deaths increased by one to 2,430, the health ministry said on Saturday.

Another 146 people were cured of the virus, raising the total of those to have overcome the disease to 407,001, according to ministry spokesperson Dr. Abdallah Al-Sanad in a statement.

The number of people hospitalised with the virus at COVID-19 wards is 84, with 37 of them in intensive care units, he added, revealing that another 1,303 are receiving regular treatment.

Some 13,757 swab tests were conducted over the last day out of a total of 3,931,807, mentioned the official.

He went on to urge nationals and expatriates alike that abiding by health precautions, mainly, following social distancing rules, is the only way to halt the spread of the virus.

Source: Kuwait News Agency