MANAMA: Bahrain yesterday recorded 662 new cases of Covid-19, alongside 310 recoveries and five fatalities, reports GDNOnline.
Five men – three Bahrainis, 58, 71 and 67, and two expats, 43 and 50 – died yesterday, taking the death toll to 195.
The Health Ministry revealed that of the 662 new cases, 100 were expat workers, 557 contacts of local cases and five travel-related.
It said an additional 310 people recovered from Covid-19 yesterday, taking the total number of recoveries to 50,323. Of the 3,577 active cases, 80 are receiving treatment and 33 in critical condition.
Bahrain has so far registered a total of 54,095 cases including active cases, recoveries and deaths. The kingdom has also conducted 1,152,274 virus tests.