Saudi Arabia records lowest COVID-19 death rate since May with 14 fatalities

The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 330,578

  
Saudis sit in Al Sadd Lake Park, as the summer season kicks off with health precautions amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in an effort to boost internal tourism after the pandemic in Abha, Saudi Arabia July 16, 2020.

Saudis sit in Al Sadd Lake Park, as the summer season kicks off with health precautions amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in an effort to boost internal tourism after the pandemic in Abha, Saudi Arabia July 16, 2020.

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LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced it’s lowest death rate since May on Friday, recording 14 fatalities.

The Kingdom’s health ministry also announced 383 new cases of the disease. Of the new cases, 42 were announced in Riyadh, 40 in Makkah, 38 in Madinah, 28 in Hail and 15 in Dammam.

The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 330,578 after 397 more patients recovered from the virus.

A total of 5,264 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.

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