Coronavirus: Qatar reports 915 new COVID-19 cases, two virus-related deaths

Men in traditional costume ride on horses at souq Waqif, following the outbreak of coronavirus, in Doha, Qatar March 12, 2020. (Reuters)

Qatar recorded 915 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of active cases in the Gulf country to 12,923 as the death toll rose to 115 with two virus-related deaths registered in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said.

The ministry added it conducted 3,670 tests in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number to 360,502, according to a statement carried by the state news agency (QNA) on Twitter.

It said 2,401 people recovered from the virus, bringing the total recoveries to 83,965 cases.

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The ministry stressed that the Coronavirus pandemic still a threat to the health and safety of society.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 01 July 2020 KSA 22:51 - GMT 19:51