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1073 new coronavirus infections and 3 new deaths in Kuwait

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health declared on Tuesday recording 1073 new coronavirus infection cases in past 24 hours, raising toll of contamination cases to 16,764 since outbreak of the contagion in the Gulf state.

The ministry also reported 3 new deaths from the virus increasing total number of fatalities resulting from the contagious disease to 121.

New cases includes 332 Indian residents, 231 Kuwaiti Citizens, 181 Egyptian, 102 Bangladeshi national and rest others.

Farwaniya residential area reported highest case with 131, Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh 77, Hawally 55 and Khaitan reported 76 cases.

Earlier, the Health Ministry announced the recovery of 342 people from the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total recovery to 4,681.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020
@ SR, Are you crazy? We have been in lockdown for 3 months. And the virus spread just keeps getting worse. It is not going to magically stop spreading by extending lockdowns again and again. Time to get back to work and get on with our lives

Tuesday, May 19, 2020
If you add the cases in the 4 areas mentioned in the article, it is about 350 people. Then from which areas of Kuwait the remaining 700+ cases coming from?

Tuesday, May 19, 2020


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