COVID-19 cases near 285,800 in Saudi Arabia

0 18

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.


Feeding the poor and needy is an act that draws us closer to Allah. We earn His forgiveness, mercies and blessings through this act of charity.

“Anyone who looks after and works for a widow and a poor person is like a warrior fighting for Allah?s cause, or like a person who fasts during the day and prays all night. (Bukhari)


More than 1,500 people were diagnosed with COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia in the last 24 hours, bringing the case count to nearly 285,800, official data revealed on Friday, Anadolu Agency reported.

According to the Health Ministry, 1,567 more infections were registered in the past day and the total number of cases rose to 285,793.

The death toll from coronavirus reached 3,093 with 38 new fatalities, while 248,948 patients have recovered so far.

The coronavirus pandemic has claimed more than 716,000 lives in 188 countries and regions since it originated in China last December. The US, Brazil, India, and Russia are currently the worst-hit countries in the world.

More than 19.16 million COVID-19 cases have been reported worldwide, with recoveries exceeding 11.6 million, according to figures compiled by the US’ Johns Hopkins University.

READ: Up to 20 killed in Saudi air strike on Yemen’s Jawf province

Middle East Monitor

Subscribe to our newsletter
Sign up here to get the latest news, updates delivered directly to your inbox.
You can unsubscribe at any time

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy