Kuwait reports 1,041 new cases; 5 deaths
Kuwait Thursday confirmed 1,041 new cases of the novel coronavirus, continuing an upward curve raising the country’s infection tally to 18,609, the news agency KUNA quoted Health Ministry’s spokesman Dr Abdullah Al Sanad as saying.
All the new cases were in contact with previously infected people or are being investigated for sources of infection,the ministry’s official said in a media update.
Al Sanad also reported five more Covid-19 related fatalities, bringing Kuwait’s total death tally to 129.
The Health Ministry earlier Thursday said that 320 more patients have recovered from the disease, raising to 5,205 the total of recoveries in the country, KUNA reported.
Source: Jordan News Agency