The Ministry of Health in Bahrain recorded 18 more new cases, totaling 91 as today’s total reported cases.
Earlier, 73 cases were recorded in the morning, 1 of which is from abroad, and the remaining 72 cases that are of expat workers.
Active cases among expatriate workers have been detected as part of an ongoing proactive campaign to test expatriate workers in their places of residence. All the new active cases had not left their places of residence. Further preventative measures have been taken for all contacts of the new cases, including testing and precautionary quarantine to ensure their safety as well as the safety of the community.
This information is based on active cases in the webpage that was developed to show up-to-date Coronavirus (COVID-19) information in Bahrain.
The Ministry of Health had announced yesterday that mobile testing units, supported by Police, continue to test expatriate workers in their places of residence in Manama, Hidd, Ras Zuwayed, Aleker, Nuwaidrat, Alnuaim, Bukuwara, Salmabad, Askar and Sitra.
Currently, a total of 58,503 people have been tested and the total number of confirmed active cases is 459, amongst which 3 patients are in critical condition. To date, 551 patients have been discharged and 6 deaths have been confirmed.