We note an increase in positive cases of citizens coming from Europe during the past days
Vaccination and the muzzle are the weapon in the face of “Corona” mutants
The Corona Emergency Committee is in continuous session… and we continue to conduct genetic tests
The Ministerial Committee for Corona Emergency held a meeting this morning, in which it discussed developments in the health situation and field reports related to the epidemiological situation in Kuwait.
After the meeting, Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basil Al-Sabah said that the global epidemiological situation was reviewed, reassuring that the health situation in Kuwait continues to be stable, and the numbers are good despite noticing a slight increase in the number of infections.
He stressed that no new cases of Omicron were detected in Kuwait, but he noted that there have been positive cases of citizens coming from Europe in the past days that exceed previous rates, which raises questions and concerns.
He explained that the Ministry of Health continues to conduct genetic tests for travelers coming from several European destinations, stressing the need to adhere to the decisions of the Council of Ministers regarding the application of health requirements, the most important of which is to wear a mask in closed places, and not to enter the places of gatherings and complexes.
He pointed out that the Corona Emergency Committee is still in continuous meeting to follow up on developments, stressing that caution and caution must be taken, and vaccination and masks are the weapon at the present time to confront the “Corona” mutant, calling for the initiative to receive the anti-Corona vaccine, whether the second dose for those who did not receive it, The third booster dose.