– The Ministry of Health announced, Sunday, 551 new infections of the coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the total to 44,942. Deaths reached 348 with the addition of four fatalities.
Official spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said in a press conference that the 551 infections included 341 Kuwaitis and 210 non-Kuwaitis.
Currently, there are patients 149 receiving treatment at intensive care wards, Dr. Al-Sanad revealed.
The health authorities conducted 3,814 swab tests in the past 24 hours, raising the whole count to 379,338, Dr. Al-Sanad added.
Earlier, the Health Ministry announced the recovery of 908 people from the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the tally to 35,494.
Source: Kuwait News Agency