In its daily report, the Ministry of Public Health announced, “The registration of 166 new cases of newly infected Corona virus (Covid 19), bringing the cumulative number of infections since February 21 to 2334 cases.”
She explained that “158 cases were recorded among residents during the past 24 hours (139 of whom were in contact), and 8 cases among expatriates (from Qatar, Kuwait, Brazil and Ivory Coast)”, noting that “35 new cases of recovery were registered, bringing the number to rise Total for those recovering from the virus to 1420. Also, there have been no new deaths recorded in the past 24 hours. “
The ministry stated, “It has conducted 3,883 laboratory tests to detect” Corona “infection during the past 24 hours, including 1628 tests at the airport.