KUWAIT CITY, Mar 23: Kuwait on Monday confirmed one new coronavirus case during the past 24 hours, said the Health Ministry.
During a press conference, the ministry’s spokesperson Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said that the one case is for a Kuwaiti woman who recently returned from the UAE, bringing the number of infections in the country to 189 cases.
The Spokesman revealed that out of the 189 in total, 30 cases recovered and 159 are still receiving treatment.
He indicated that there are five cases still in the ICU. Some 702 individuals had finished the quarantine period, he affirmed.
The Ministry of Health urged the citizens and residents to abide by all the decisions and recommendations issued by the official authorities
6 infected cases which were not announced yesterday were related to
1 case related to Kuwaiti citizen travel to UK
1 related to traveling to Spain
4 cases related to 3 Kuwaitis and 1 Expat with Indian nationality who came in contact with confirmed case