Saudi Arabia reports 1,245 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 1,275 Recoveries

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Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health announced on Monday that 1,245 new confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom.

The daily reported number brings the total number of infected cases to 450,436, including 9,661 active cases, according to the Health Ministry statement.

“There are 1,438 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable,” the statement added.

“15 new deaths have been reported; putting the tally of fatalities, at 7,362,”

Meanwhile, as many as 1,275 cases have recovered, raising recoveries’ toll to 433,413.

On the other hand, 92,458 new laboratory tests were conducted, in the last 24-hour, across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.