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| 19 June 2021, Saturday | النسخة العربية

Ministry of Health: 1,888 news cases, 51 deaths

The Ministry of Public Health announced, on Monday, the registration of 1,888 new Coronavirus infections, raising the cumulative number of confirmed cases to-date to 376,921.

Additionally, it indicated that 51 deaths were registered during the past 24 hours.

“1,888 confirmed cases were recorded among residents and 24 cases among expatriates,” noting that “51 new deaths were recorded during the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 4,743”, the Ministry explained.

“The number of hospitalizations yesterday was 2,192 including 898 in intensive care, and the number of laboratory tests taken yesterday was 8,337 of which 2,511 were taken at the airport”, the Ministry concluded.