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Spokesperson of Health Ministry: 4,267 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Press Agency

Tuesday 1441/10/24 - 2020/06/16

Riyadh, Jun 16, 2020, SPA -- Assistant Minister of Health and Spokesperson of the Health Ministry Dr. Mohammed Al-Abdulaali said today that 4,267 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 136,315 cases, including 45,723 active cases receiving necessary medical care. Of these, there are 1,910 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable.

"The new confirmed cases include 51% Saudi citizens and 49% non-Saudi residents. The females represent 31% of the cases, while the males represent 69%," Dr. Al-Abdulaali said.

Dr. Al-Abdulaali also said that as many as 1,650 cases have recovered, bringing the total recoveries to 89,540, adding that 41 new deaths have been reported; bringing the total deaths to 1052.

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