Kuwait: Ban on 34 countries to continue

Kuwait: Ban on 34 countries to continue

Kuwait: Ban on 34 countries to continue

The existing ban on the direct entry from 34 countries will continue until further decision by the cabinet as the Cabinet meeting held on Monday did not take any decision on this.

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Meanwhile, a local Arabic newspaper reported that the list of 34 banned countries are subject to evaluation, and it is likely that it will increase soon.

The quarantine period of two weeks is also continuing, according to the recommendations of international health organizations.

Kuwait on Monday registered 682 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours. The total number of cases increased to 122,317 and the death toll reaches 749 with 3 new fatality.

In the last 24 hours, 620 cases were recovered making the total recovery to 113,391. Those currently receiving treatment at hospitals reached 8,177 patients.