Saudi Health Ministry: 1885 infected with Corona virus in the Kingdom
The Saudi Ministry of Health announced that the total number of newly infected Coronaviruses in the Kingdom was 1885.
In a press briefing, on Thursday, the ministry confirmed that 64 new cases of coronary patients had recovered, bringing the total to 328.
The spokesman for the Saudi Ministry of Health, Muhammad Al-Abd Al-Aali, explained that the curves of escalating numbers of cases in the Kingdom are less than those in many countries of the world.
The spokesman stressed the need to adhere to the preventive measures in terms of hygiene and social separation, noting the need to obtain information from its reliable sources.
Also, a security source confirmed a curfew throughout the cities of Mecca and Medina, all over the 24 hours a day, with the continued prevention of entry to or exit from them, from today, Thursday until further notice.
It was also decided to prevent the practice of any commercial activities within the residential neighborhoods of the cities of Makkah Al-Mukarramah and Al-Madinah Al-Munawwarah, with the exception of the work of pharmacies, stores selling foodstuffs, gas stations and banking services.
On Wednesday, the Saudi Ministry of Health announced the monitoring of 157 new cases of the emerging coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the Kingdom to 1720.
Also, 6 new deaths were recorded in Saudi Arabia related to Corona virus on Wednesday: 3 residents, one for a Saudi citizen in Medina, one for a resident in Riyadh, and one for a resident in Mecca, and thus the total number of deaths in Corona in Saudi Arabia reached 16.