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Kuwait reports 539 COVID-19 cases

Kuwait has today confirmed 539 new COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, raising the total to 155,874cases.

The Ministry said that one infected patient had passed away, raising the death toll since the outbreak of the pandemic to 947.

The number of people hospitalized with the virus currently stands at 5,118, with 48 of them in intensive care units, according to ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, who revealed that some 11,567 swab tests were conducted over the 24 hours out of a total of 1.359,421.

Source: Bahrain News Agency