Saudi Arabia records lowest number of new COVID-19 cases since April

Saudi Arabia records lowest number of new COVID-19 cases since April
Saudi Arabia reported the lowest number of new COVID-19 infections since April on Sunday with 305 cases recorded. (File/AFP)
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Updated 16 November 2020

Saudi Arabia records lowest number of new COVID-19 cases since April

Saudi Arabia records lowest number of new COVID-19 cases since April
  • A total of 5,657 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far
  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 340,304

LONDON: Saudi Arabia reported the lowest number of new COVID-19 infections since April on Sunday with 305 cases recorded.
Of the new cases, 57 were recorded in Riyadh, 47 in Yanbu, 23 in Madinah, 12 in Jeddah, 12 in Makkah, 9 in Hufof and 6 in Dammam.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 340,304 after 357 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,657 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom after 16 more people died.

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Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
Updated 17 January 2021

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
  • Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces
  • Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion

DUBAI: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed more than 35 tons of food aid to people in Yemen’s Marib province, state news agency SPA reported.
Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces, helping thousands of families.
It also continued to ensure basic health services in public schools and fight malnutrition among students and educational staff in Yemen’s Aden governorate.
Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion. The countries that have benefited most from its work are Yemen ($3 billion), Palestine ($360 million), Syria ($296 million), and Somalia ($192 million).