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Kuwait sees decline in COVID-19 infections

March 24, 2020 at 9:42 am

People wait at the fairground which has become a health center for coronavirus testing in Kuwait City on 12 March 2020. [Jaber Abdulkhaleg – Anadolu Agency]

Kuwait has recorded a noticeable decrease in the number of coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours.

The spokesperson for the Kuwaiti Ministry of Health, Abdullah al-Sanad, said yesterday that only one new case was recorded in the past 24 hours, bringing the number of those who have COVID-19 in the country to 189.

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The new case is a female Kuwaiti citizen who frequently visited the United Arab Emirates.

He added that there are current 159 cases who are receiving medical treatment and 30 have recovered.