Coronavirus: Kuwait records 213 new cases, total rises to 3288
Kuwait City: Kuwait recorded 213 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 3288 the Ministry of Health announced on Monday.
2 new deaths were recorded, A Kuwaiti citizen (53 years old) and an Indian resident (54 years old), bringing the number of deaths to 22
The number of daily confirmed cases in the country has not peaked in Kuwait yet, and will continue to rise, according to data collected by John Hopkins University.
Kuwait will continue repatriation of its citizens stranded overseas because of the coronavirus pandemic with the fourth phase of evacuations scheduled on April 29 until May 6.
Strict Preventive Measures
A nationwide 16-hour curfew was imposed, but the number of daily reported cases are on the rise in Kuwait.
Kuwait has imposed several strict measures to curb the coronavirus pandemic, including halting all international flights and suspending schools and universities until August.