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With 385 new cases, Kuwait's overall coronavirus infections stand at 99,434. Image Credit: AFP

Cairo: Kuwait today confirmed 385 new cases of the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, a decrease of 136 cases compared to the tally reported the day before, taking the country’s overall infections to 99,434.

Three more deaths from COVID-19 have been recorded, raising Kuwait’s fatality tally due to the disease to 584, the Health Ministry’s spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al Sanad said in an update.


There are 98 patients receiving intensive care treatment, he added, according to the Kuwaiti news agency KUNA.

Kuwait’s total virus tests have reached 707,292 after 2,263 tests have been done over the past 24 hours.

The ministry said that the overall recoveries in Kuwait have risen to 90,168 after 670 more patients have recovered from COVID-19 over the past 24 hours.