The official spokesman for the Ministry of Health, Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, announced the registration of 306 new infections with the emerging corona virus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases registered in the country to 406,540 cases, and the registration of three deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 2389 cases.
Al-Sanad added to Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) today, Sunday, that 606 cases of recovery were also recorded, bringing the total number of people recovered to 397,247 cases, indicating that the percentage of total recovery cases out of the total injuries amounted to 97.71 percent.
He stated that the number of people receiving medical care in intensive care departments amounted to 205, while the total number of cases that were confirmed to be infected and still receiving the necessary care reached 6904, while the total number of cases in the “Covid 19” wards reached 446 cases.
He stated that the number of swabs that were conducted during the same period amounted to 10,757, bringing the total of tests to 3599098, noting that the percentage of injuries to the number of these swabs amounted to 2.84 percent.
With regard to the percentage of injuries in the governorates, he said that it reached 32 percent in Ahmadi, then Hawally 27 percent, Jahra 15 percent, Farawaniyah 14 percent, and finally the capital 12 percent.
He renewed the call to continue to take preventive measures, avoid contact with others and ensure physical distancing, recommending visiting the accounts of the Ministry of Health and the official authorities in the country to see the instructions and recommendations and everything that would contribute to containing the spread of the virus.