The Ministry of Health announced, Thursday, 909 new infections of the coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the total to 42,788. Deaths reached 339 with the addition of two fatalities.
Official spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said in a press conference that the 909 infections included 479 Kuwaitis and 430 non-Kuwaitis.
Currently, there are patients 152 receiving treatment at intensive care wards, Dr. Al-Sanad revealed.
The health authorities conducted 3,286 swabs in the past 24 hours, raising the whole count to 368,510, Dr. Al-Sanad added.
Earlier, the Health Ministry announced the recovery of 558 people from the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the tally to 33,367.
Source: Kuwait News Agency