Dubai: Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today recorded 175 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) while 194 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people infected to 126,339 and recovered to 123,302.
Out of the 175 new cases, 155 are community cases and 20 from travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry also announced one new death, pushing the country’s death toll to 216.
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The latest cases were detected after the ministry conducted more than 5,200 tests in the last 24 hours, taking the total tests done so far to 791,424 tests. There are 39 cases of hospital admissions in the last 24 hours taking the total patients in the hospital to 386.
Five patients were admitted to intensive care due to health complications resulting from infection with the virus, bringing the total number of cases receiving medical care in intensive care currently to 58.