The Ministry of Health announces three deaths from COVID-19, two male citizens aged 49 and 65 and one male expatriate aged 44, and expresses its condolences to the families of the deceased.
Out of 9,643 tests carried out yesterday, 724 new COVID-19 cases have been detected among which 474 are expatriate workers, 240 new cases are contacts of active cases, and 10 are travel related. There were 636 recoveries from COVID19, increasing total recoveries to 19,137.
There are currently 94 COVID-19 cases receiving treatment, of which 45 are in a critical condition. 5,547 cases are stable out of a total of 5,592 active cases.