1 death and 62 more infected from coronavirus in Kuwait – Total 479

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced Saturday the first death case of novel coronavirus, known as COVID-19, while 62 fresh cases were reported in the last 24 hours.This brings the country’s tally of confirmed virus cases up to 479, the ministry’s spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad told KUNA.Earlier...

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11 recovered from coronavirus in Kuwait – Total 93

Kuwaiti Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basel Al-Sabah on Saturday announced the recovery of 11 cases from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the country’s total recoveries to 93.Speaking to KUNA, the minister said lab tests and analyses had shown the recovery of the patient.The already treated...

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Kuwait municipality shuts auto stores over coronavirus fears

Kuwait Municipality Director General Mohammad Al-Manfouhi on Friday ordered the closing all stores for selling and repairing and maintaining auto spare parts as part of precautions against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).Al-Manfouhi said in a statement roads’ back-up services for motorists and stores...

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80 suspected coronavirus cases transferred to Jaber Hospital

Sources revealed that 58 people were transferred from the Firefighting headquarters building, which was transformed into a makeshift quarantine zone, to the Jaber Hospital on suspicion of being infected with the coronavirus, reported Al-Rai daily.The daily added that also 22 suspected cases were transferred...

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MoH visits Mishref quarantine center

Minister of Health (MoH) Sheikh Dr. Basil Al-Sabah lead a group for an inspection of the Mishref exhibition grounds that will be used as a quarantine zone, reported Al Rai daily.The daily added that the exhibition hall will be used as a quarantine center for suspected cases of coronavirus infections...

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Kuwait municipality launches massive sanitization campaign

Kuwait Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Waleed Al-Jassem announced the biggest sanitization campaign in the Capital Governorate within the framework of the efforts to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).“The campaign kick-started at Al-Mubarakiyah marketplace and will cover...

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CBSE to device a mechanism to declare the result of students studying abroad

In a Corrigendum to CBSE Board Press Release dated 01st April 2020, addressed to all the principals of affiliated schools Joint Secretary/Regional Officer (Delhi) Mr. J K Yadav has clarified the below. This is with reference to press release issued by the Board on 01st April 2020 wherein it is informed...

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Indian expat who died was infected by coronavirus

Kuwait awaits WHO’s COVID-19 categorization over deceased expatriate caseDirector of Al-Amiri Hospital Dr. Ali Alalanda said on Friday postmortem examination of a deceased Indian, who died on Thursday, revealed that he had been infected with coronavirus (COVID-19).However, linking his death to the coronavirus...

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Expat curfew violators to be deported

KUWAIT: The Interior Ministry issued a stern warning yesterday against violators of the nightly curfew. Col Nasser Buslaib, head of the security media department, said that expats who violate the curfew will be deported while citizens will be referred to authorities for investigation. The Interior Ministry...

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75 new cases of coronavirus detected in Kuwait – Total 417

The Ministry of Health announced on Friday registering up to 75 cases of infection with coronavirus (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours and put total number of contaminations with the pandemic so far at 417.Five of the persons who tested positive for contracting the disease came back to Kuwait from the United...

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