329 new coronavirus infections were recorded in Kuwait in the past 24 hours, raising the total number of infections to 141,896.
Two COVID-19 patients succumbed to the deadly virus, bringing the death toll to 874.
Ministry’s spokesperson, Dr. Abdullah Al Sanad, told Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) that the number of people receiving treatment in intensive care departments has reached 81, bringing the total number of cases confirmed to have COVID-19 and are still receiving the necessary medical care to 5,699 cases. He added that the number of swabs performed in the past 24 hours reached 6776, bringing the total to 1,082427 tests.
The ministry also announced that 553 infections had recovered, bringing the total number of recoveries to 135,303 cases.