Saudi Arabia reports 1,055 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 1,086 Recoveries

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Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that 1,055 new confirmed cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom.

The Health Ministry said that the daily reported number brings the total number of infected cases to 409,093, including 9,776 active cases.

“There are 1,182 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable,” the statement said.

“11 new deaths have been reported, putting the tally of fatalities at 6,869,” the satement added.

Meanwhile, as many as 1,086 cases have recovered, raising recoveries’ toll to 392,448.