Within the framework of the epidemiological surveillance of the novel Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), the Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that three new confirmed cases of this virus have been recorded. The first case is for a 63-year-old Saudi female in the Eastern region, who is suffering from chronic diseases, but her condition is stable. The second case is for a 75-year-old Saudi citizen in Al-Ahsa governorate, who is suffering from chronic diseases as well, and still at ICU receiving the proper treatment. The third case is for a 21-year-old resident living in Hafr Al-Batin, who passed away after being accessed to ICU at the beginning of this week, May Allah have mercy upon him.
Within the same vein, the MOH has pointed out that it has tested 87 samples all over the Kingdom's regions during the past three days, where all of them have been proved negative, May Allah be praised, except what we have published.