July 5, KUWAIT NEWS, (KUNA) — The Ministry of Health announced, Sunday, 638 new infections of the coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the total to 49,941. Deaths reached 368 with the addition of three fatalities.
Official spokesperson of the Ministry of Health Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said in a press release that the 638 infections included 463 Kuwaitis and 175 non-Kuwaitis.
Currently, there are patients 157 receiving treatment at intensive care wards, Dr. Al-Sanad revealed.
The health authorities conducted 3,043 swab tests in the past 24 hours, raising the whole count to 405,984, Dr. Al-Sanad added.
Earlier, the Health Ministry announced recovery of 520 people from the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the tally to 40,463. (end)
MoH: 638 new coronavirus infections in Kuwait, three deaths
July 5, 0 Cases related to travel
520 New recovery cases ( Total 40,463 )
638 new Cases ( Total 49,941 )
9,110 Active Cases Total
3 New death cases ( Total 368 )
3,043 New Tests ( Total 405,984)
157 Serious Cases ( ICU )
Cases In contact:
463 Cases Kuwaiti
175 Cases Non Kuwaiti
Ahmadi 195 Cases
Jahra 141 Cases
Capital 127 Cases
Al Farwaniya 99 Cases
Hawally 76 Cases
Highest residential areas :
Saad Al Abdullah 39 Cases
Sabah Al Salem 32 Cases
Sabahiya 31 Cases
Riqqa 25 Cases
Jaber Al Ali 25 Cases
Jaber Al Ahmed 23 Cases
July 5, MoH: 520 recoveries from COVID-19 in Kuwait, tally at 40,463
July 5, KUWAIT NEWS, (KUNA) — Some 520 people recovered from the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number to 40,463, Ministry of Health said on Sunday.
The ministry added, in a statement to KUNA, that the new number was based on clinical tests, which proved that the patients were now virus-free. (end)