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 42-year-old Saudi citizen in the Eastern region, who is suffering from chronic asthma, and receiving the proper treatment at the hospital. The second case is for a 63-year-old Saudi female in Riyadh Region, who is suffering from chronic diseases, and still at ICU receiving the proper treatment. The third case is for a 2-year-old child in Jeddah, who is suffering from chronic pulmonary disease, and still at ICU receiving the proper treatment.
Furthermore, MOH has announced the death of four cases, who had been previously announced to be infected of this virus; two of them in the Taif and other two in the Eastern Region, May Allah have mercy upon them.
Within the same vein, the MOH has pointed out that it has tested 104 samples all over the Kingdom's regions , where all of them have been proved negative, May Allah be praised, except what we have published.