COVID 19 Kuwait: 2 Deaths and 415 new coronavirus cases recorded

Kuwait imposes 3-week full curfew to curb rapid coronavirus spread

COVID 19 Kuwait: 2 Deaths and 415 new coronavirus cases recorded

COVID 19 Kuwait: 2 Deaths and 415 new coronavirus cases recorded

Kuwait City: Kuwait recorded 415 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 7623 the Ministry of Health announced on Saturday.

2 deaths was reported as well, bringing the total fatalities’ toll up to 49 in Kuwait.

86 Kuwaiti citizens, 92 Egyptians, 89 Indians, 51 Bangladeshis, and the rest of cases of other nationalities.

Earlier, Kuwait announced the recovery of 156 new people from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total recoveries to 2,622 in the country.

Strict Preventive Measures

Kuwait imposes 3-week full curfew to curb rapid coronavirus spread, There has been an alarming spike in the number of positive COVID-19 cases in Kuwait, With the recommendation of the health authorities in Kuwait, the Council of Ministers decided to implement the total ban in the country.

But people are allowed to walk or exercise outdoors from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in their residential areas, without using their cars, he added.

Full curfew in Kuwait will begin from Sunday, May 10, 2020, 4:00 p.m. until May 30, 2020.

Kuwait Ministry of Commerce and Industry launched an online appointment platform service for citizens and residents to book a shopping appointment during curfew.

On March 13, Kuwait suspended all commercial flights. The government also closed stores, malls and barbershops in an effort to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus. 

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