Saudi Arabia reports 942 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 1,064 Recoveries

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Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health announced on Sunday that 942 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 426,384, including 9,572 active cases, according to the Ministry of Health statement.

“There are 1,336 critical cases, while the health condition of the rest is stable,” the statement said.

“13 new deaths have been reported, putting the tally of fatalities at 7,072,” the statement added.

Meanwhile, as many as 1,064 cases have recovered, raising recoveries’ toll to 409,740.

The number of COVID-19 vaccine doses that have been administered through more than 590 vaccine centers reached 10,470,234 doses.