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15 COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Saudi Arabia today, 10 in Oman and 9 in Kuwait. Image Credit: Supplied


Kuwait today announced the detection of 889 new cases of COVID-19, taking the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 119,420, the Ministry of Health said.

Nine people have succumbed to the infection following complications caused by the virus, bringing the total number of fatalities to 730.

According to the ministry’s latest update, an additional 7,998 patients have made full recovery, pushing total recovered cases to 110, 714, leaving 7,976 active cases, including 126 that are critical receiving intensive care in ICUs.

Saudi Arabia

The kingdom registered 401 new cases of COVID-19 infection and 15 fatalities over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health said in its latest update.

Total coronavirus cases have now hit 343,774, while total deaths are now at 5,250.

The Ministry of Health also announced a further 466 patients have fully recovered, pushing overall recoveries across the kingdom to 330,181.

Active cases dropped to 8,343, including 791 that are critical receiving intensive care.


Bahrain’s Ministry of Health announced that 374 people have tested for coronavirus in the kingdom over the past 24 hours. This brings total number of infections to 78,907.

No new deaths have been reported today, keeping fatality tall at 308.

There are 335 new recoveries, increasing overall recoveries to 75,424. Active cases have now stood at 3,175, out of 74 still receiving treatment, while 31 are critical under intensive care.


The tally of COVID-19 cases has risen to 111,837 in Oman after the detection of 353 new cases on Thursday.

The Ministry of Health announced 10 more deaths, taking total fatalities to 1,147, and 451 fresh recoveries, pushing total number of recovered cases to 97,949.

The active cases have now reached 12,741.

The ministry urged community members to strictly abide by social distancing protocol and precautionary measures issued by the Supreme Committee for tackling COVID-19.


The Ministry of Public Health confirmed the detection of 252 new cases of coronavirus in Qatar during the past 24 hours, taking tally of infections to 130,234

Three people succumbed to the infection following complications caused by the virus, bringing death toll to 228.

The ministry also announced 235 fresh recoveries, pushing total recoveries to 127,328.

Active cases have now touched 2,906, out of which 384 are critical under intensive care.