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COVID-19: Kuwait’s death toll rises to 96

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Kuwait reported on Friday eight new deaths from COVID-19, raising the total such fatalities in the country to 96, according to the official news agency KUNA.

The Health Ministry also confirmed 885 further infections, taking the country’s tally to 12,860, KUNA said.

The newly diagnosed cases include people who were in touch with previously infected people and cases being investigated for sources of infection, the ministry’s spokesman said in a media update.

He added that there are 190 patients in intense care units, including 100 in critical condition.

Kuwait so far has conducted over 236,000 coronavirus tests, according to the official.

The Health Ministry said 189 more patients have recovered from the disease, bringing to 3,640 the total recoveries in the country.

Kuwait has recently seen a rise in COVID-19 cases, prompting the government to impose a total nationwide curfew that went into effect on Sunday. The 24-hour curfew will continue until May 30.

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