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Coronavirus

Saudi Arabia reports 1,183 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths in 24 hours

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Saudi Arabia has reported 1,183 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, raising the total number to 445,963, the Ministry of Health announces.

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Of the new cases, 342 were detected in the capital Riyadh while 317 cases were in the city of Mecca. Meanwhile, the Eastern Province had 160 new cases in the 24-hour period.

An additional 14 COVID-related fatalities were reported, raising the death toll to 7,309.

Meanwhile, 1,040 people had previously tested positive for the virus recovered, taking the total number of recoveries to 428,502.

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