Kuwait recorded 10,147 new infections and 43 deaths during the past week (from 10 to 16 April 2021). The health officials have warned that the epidemiological situation in the country requires caution, Al Qabas reported.

Health officials indicated that the total number of swabs increased to 62,721 during the past week, to detect and isolate infections and limit their spread.

They explained that the cases of hospital admission also rose from 226 cases on Saturday, April 10 to 247 cases on Friday, April 16, which means a significant escalation of the rates.

The officials attributed the rise of Corona cases to continuous contact, neglecting preventive measures, and not wearing masks, pointing out that it is necessary to support the efforts of the Ministry of Health to prevent the transmission of infection.

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