Buildings are seen from across the water in Doha Image Credit: Reuters

Dubai: Qatar’s total number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus have jumped to 97,784 with the detection of 894 new cases on Thursday.

The Ministry of Public Health announced three more fatalities, taking the death tally to 118.

According to the latest coronavirus updates, 2,632 COVID-19 infected patients have fully recovered during the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recovered cases to 86,597.

There are 11,182 active cases, including 779 critical and 187 seriously ill patients under intensive care.

The ministry screened 5,593 people over the past 24 hours across the country, raising the total number of tested people to 366,095.