KUWAIT, June 17 (KUNA) — Kuwait Health Ministry, on Wednesday, reported 575 new coronavirus infections, bringing the tally to37,533, while deaths reached 306 after recording 3 cases.
During its daily briefing, the ministry’s spokesperson Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said that the new cases related to people who were in close contact to previous patients.
The Health Ministry’s official spokesperson Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said that the new cases included 317 Kuwaiti nationals and 258 related to different nationalities.
As to number of swabs conducted during the last 24 hours, they amounted 2,885, with the whole count of such examinations reaching 343,027.
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June 17, Ministry of Health announced 575 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the last 24 hours, bringing the total infections to 37,533, while 3 deaths were reported raising the number fatalities to 306.
0 Cases related to travel
575 new Cases ( Total 37,533 )
June 17, 3 New death cases ( Total 306 )
690 New recovery cases ( Total 28,896 )
2,885 New Tests ( Total 343,027)
8,331 Active Cases Total
190 Serious Cases ( ICU )
Cases In contact:
317 Cases Kuwaiti 55.13%
258 Cases Non Kuwaiti 44.86%
Ahmadi 144 Cases
Jahra 139 Cases
Farwaniya 128 Cases
Hawally 96 Cases
Capital 68 Cases
Highest residential areas :
Qaser 29 Cases
Salmiyah 28 Cases
Jaleeb Al Shoukh 27 Cases
Saad Al Abdullah 26 Cases
Mahboula 21 Cases
Abdilli 19 Cases
Kuwait confirms recovery of 690 Coronavirus patients
June 17, KUWAIT (KUNA) — The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health on Wednesday that 690 more Coronavirus patients had recovered over the past 24 hours.
This brings the country’s overall count of recoveries from the infectious respiratory illness, known as Covid-19, to 28,896 so far, the ministry said in a statement to KUNA.
Lab analyses and tests showed that the patients had already been cured of the virus, the ministry added.