Time: 2:06 PM
The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that 4,510 new COVID-19 infections, 4,109 recoveries and two deaths were confirmed in the last 24 hours.
The Ministry's official spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said in a statement to KUNA that the tallies for infections and recoveries hit 484,150 and 436,838 respectively.
Deaths went up to 2,482, said the spokesman, revealing that there were 42 patients in ICU, 326 in COVID-19 wards, and 44,830 active cases.
He indicated that swab tests hit 6,574,401 with 33,957 new tests carried out in the last 24 hours.