Kuwait reports 1,209 new COVID-19 cases, 7 deaths

The total cases in Kuwait is 282,981

  
A Kuwai man, Abdulla al Anazi, gets a dose of a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine in Kuwait City, Kuwait December 24, 2020. Image used for illustrator purpose

A Kuwai man, Abdulla al Anazi, gets a dose of a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine in Kuwait City, Kuwait December 24, 2020. Image used for illustrator purpose

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KUWAIT - Kuwait announced 1,209 new coronavirus cases and seven related deaths in the past 24 hours, reported KUNA.

The state news agency quoted the Kuwaiti Ministry of Health as saying that the new figures took the total cases to 282,981 and deaths to 1,628 respectively.

The ministry added that 1,387 patients have recovered from the virus over the past day, bringing the total recoveries to 266,917.

© Copyright Emirates News Agency (WAM) 2021.


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