June 26, KUWAIT, news, (KUNA) — The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infected 915 people in Kuwait during past 24 hours, official spokesperson of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Health declared on Friday.
Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, speaking during his daily update about the pandemic status locally, said total number of infection cases with the contagion climbed to 43,703.
Moreover, the virus claimed life of two persons, during the same period of time, raising tally of deaths from the fatal pathogen to 341.
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The confirmed cases included patients who had contracted the virus due to mingling with infected persons and others remained under examination to determine source of the contamination.
The latest infections include 492 Kuwaiti citizens and 423 non Kuwaiti residents of the country, he said. (more)
June 26, 0 Cases related to travel
602 New recovery cases ( Total 33,969 )
915 new Cases ( Total 43,703 )
9,393 Active Cases Total
2 New death cases ( Total 341 )
3,774 New Tests ( Total 372,284)
162 Serious Cases ( ICU )
Cases In contact:
492 Cases Kuwaiti
423 Cases Non Kuwaiti
Al Farwaniya 250 Cases
Jahra 222 Cases
Ahmadi 219 Cases
Hawally 137 Cases
Capital 87 Cases
Highest residential areas :
Jaleeb Al Shoukh 101 Cases
Oyoon 45 Cases
Farwaniya 38 Cases
Saad Al Abdullah 37 Cases
Sabah Al Salem 35 Cases
Taymaa 35 Cases
June 26, Kuwait confirms recovery of 602 Covid-19 patients
June 26, KUWAIT, news, (KUNA) — The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health said on Friday that 602 more Coronavirus patients had recovered in the past 24 hours.
This brings the country’s overall count of recoveries from the viral illness, known as Covid-19, to 33,969 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. (end)