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MOH Calls for Adherence to Precautions during Summer Vacation and Travelling
19 May 2021


The Ministry of Health (MOH) has underlined the importance of adherence to precautionary measures, including wearing face-masks, avoiding shaking hands, and maintaining physical distancing during summer vacation and travelling; to stop the spread of the virus for maintaining the health and safety of all members of society.
According to MOH's latest statistics, 1,213 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the Kingdom; thus bringing the total number to 436,239 confirmed cases, including 8,367 active cases and 1,372 critical cases.

In addition, 910 new recoveries have been recorded, bringing the total number to 420,671 recoveries. Also, 13 new deaths have been reported; bringing the total deaths to 7,201, May Allah bestow His mercy upon them. Moreover, 88,859 new Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests for COVID-19 have been conducted in the Kingdom's laboratories.

MOH has also advised everyone to contact 937-Service Center for any consultation and inquiries around the clock, obtaining reliable health information and services, as well as knowing the latest development of COVID-19.

Last Update : 20 May 2021 04:00 PM
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