Saudi Arabia reports 10 cases of new COVID-19 strain

SourceGulf Insider
SectorHealthcare
CountrySaudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has reported 10 cases of the new coronavirus variant, the Health Ministry announced.Dr. Mohammed Al Abdul Ali, the ministry’s spokesperson, said “We have detected 10 cases of the new COVID-19 strain. They have fully recovered after being placed under quarantine and intensive follow-up.”The ministry conducted all the necessary procedures for 27 people who had been in contact with the infected patients. “They have tested negative; however, they were also put under quarantine,” Dr.

Al Abdul Ali explained.He confirmed there are no active cases of the new mutated virus now. The number of infections has fallen by 98 per cent in the Kingdom.Comments Read Next27 mins agoKuwait registers 540 cases and 224 recoveries34 mins agoQatar reports 210 new coronavirus cases and 132 recoveries48 mins agoSingle-day deaths drop to record low in Saudi Arabia4 hours agoOman reports 182 new coronavirus cases, 1 death12 hours agoBahrain: 289 new coronavirus cases recorded23 hours agoUAE, Israel, Bahrain: Top 3 countries in giving COVID-19 jabs23 hours agoSaudi: 118 new cases; 144 recoveries recorded1 day agoUAE reports 2,067 new coronavirus cases, 4 deaths2 days agoUAE reports 1,967 new coronavirus cases and 3 deaths2 days agoOman registers first case of new COVID-19 strain ...read more...