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Health Ministry Spokesperson: 756 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Press Agency

Sunday 1442/1/18 - 2020/09/06

Riyadh, September 6, 2020, SPA -- Assistant Minister of Health and Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health Dr. Mohammed Al-Abdulaali announced in a press conference here today that 756 new confirmed cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 320,688 cases, including 19,870 active cases undergoing treatment. Of these, there are 1,457 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable.

Dr. Al-Abdulaali added that 32 new deaths have been reported; putting the tally of fatalities, at 4081. "As many as 895 cases have recovered, raising recoveries' toll to 296,737", he said.

With regard to the tests, he disclosed that new 41,665 laboratory tests were conducted in the Kingdom during the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of the lab tests to 5,406,136.

--SPA
18:13 LOCAL TIME 15:13 GMT
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