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Ministry of Health: 3,288 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Press Agency

Tuesday 1441/10/17 - 2020/06/09

Riyadh, June 9, 2020, SPA -- The Ministry of Health said in a statement today that 3,288 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 108,571 cases, including 31,449 active cases receiving necessary medical care. Of these, there are 1,686 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable. As many as 1,815 cases have recovered, bringing the total recoveries to 76,339.

"The new confirmed cases include 52% Saudi citizens and 48% non-Saudi residents. The females represent 32% of the cases, while the males represent 68%. Only 5% of the reported cases are older persons, 11% are children and 84% are adults," the Ministry of Health said.

The Ministry of Health also said that 37 new deaths have been reported; bringing the total deaths to 783.

Regarding the lab tests in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as many as 20,858 new lab tests have been conducted, bringing the total tests to date to 997,673.

The Ministry called on whoever has symptoms or would like to check-up, to use the self-assessment service in MAWID application, and inquire or consult the Health Center (937) around the clock.

--SPA
21:32 LOCAL TIME 18:32 GMT
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