KUWAIT CITY, Apr 20: The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health on Monday reported 80 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of infections to 1,995, while two deaths were reported as well, bringing the total fatalities’ toll up to nine.
During its daily briefing, Health Ministry spokesperson Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said that 39 patients were in intensive care, 26 of them are in critical condition.
Those currently receiving treatment at hospitals reached 1,619 patients said the spokesperson. Today’s death cases are for a 49-year-old Bangladeshi male and a 55-year-old Indian male; both were receiving treatment at ICU.
Earlier today, Health Minister Dr. Basel Al-Sabah announced the recovery of 62 patients, bringing the total to 367 recoveries.