Saudi Arabia records 140 new cases of coronavirus infections, 4 new deaths

Cars drive on a street in Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca on April 3, 2020. (AFP)
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Updated 04 April 2020

Saudi Arabia records 140 new cases of coronavirus infections, 4 new deaths

  • The total tally of coronavirus infections in the country reached 2,179, of which 1,730 are still active
  • The total death toll stands at 29

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s health ministry announced on Saturday 140 new cases of coronavirus infections in the country and four new deaths.
The total tally of coronavirus infections in the country reached 2,179, of which 1,730 are still active.
The total death toll stands at 29.
The health ministry urged citizens to follow official sources when reading on coronavirus infections in the country.


Saudi Arabia announces 14 more deaths from COVID-19 

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Saudi Arabia announces 14 more deaths from COVID-19 

  • Saudi Arabia announced 14 more deaths from COVID-19 and 1,815 new cases
  • 739 were recorded in Riyadh, 325 in Jeddah and 162 in Makkah

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia announced 14 more deaths from COVID-19 and 1,815 new cases of the disease on Wednesday. 

Of the new cases, 739 were recorded in Riyadh, 325 in Jeddah, 162 in Makkah, 118 in Hufof and 74 in Dammam. 

The health ministry also announced that 2,572 more patients had recovered from the coronavirus, bringing the total number of people who have recovered in the Kingdom to 51,022.

A total of 425 people have died from COVID-19 in the Kingdom so far.