KUWAIT CITY, February 198: According to Kuwait, 976 people tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, with 7 deaths reported. The total number of cases rose to 182,460, according to the Ministry of Health, as deaths rose to 1,034.
The ministry also reported that 920 more people were cured from the virus, bringing the total number of those who have overcome the disease to 170,326, spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad at a press conference. The number of people hospitalized with the virus is currently 11,100, 148 of them in intensive care units. On the last day, 10,016 swab tests were performed out of a total of 1,718,097. He urged nationals and expatriates alike that following health precautions, especially following the rules of social distancing, is the only way to stop the virus from spreading.