Saturday, May 8

Health Ministry: 1,062 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 867 Recoveries Reported in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health announced today in a statement that 1,062 new confirmed cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 415,281, including 9,892 active cases.

Of these, there are 1,298 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable, the statement said.

It added that 13 new deaths have been reported, putting the tally of fatalities at 6,935.

Meanwhile, as many as 867 cases have recovered, raising recoveries' toll to 398,454.

On the other hand, 66,185 new laboratory tests were conducted, in the last 24-hour, across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Source: Saudi Press Agency