Today, Friday, Saudi Arabia recorded 1,247 new infections with the Corona virus that causes “Covid-19”, in a significant increase for this indicator compared to Thursday’s data, and 11 deaths were also monitored.
And the Saudi Ministry of Health reported that the general outcome of confirmed infections with the emerging coronavirus in the country during the past 24 hours increased by 1,247, compared to 1,162 Thursday, bringing its total outcome in the Kingdom to 515,693 cases, including 10,742 active, and 1,383 critical.
The largest number of new infections was monitored in the Riyadh region, where this indicator reached 263 cases, followed by the Eastern Province with 211 cases, and then Makkah Al-Mukarramah with 209 injuries.
The Ministry of Health reported that 11 new deaths were caused by the disease, compared to 15 on Thursday, adding that the total death toll from the pandemic in Saudi Arabia rose to 8,141.
The ministry stated that the number of people recovering from “Covid-19” in the Kingdom reached 496,810, after 1160 new cases of recovery were recorded.