Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia reports 539 COVID-19 cases, 27 deaths

A poster showing healthy procedures to help curb the spread of the coronavirus in Saudi Arabia. (File photo: AP)

Saudi Arabia reported 539 new coronavirus cases, 696 recoveries, and 27 deaths on Tuesday, according to the country’s health ministry.

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The total number of COVID-19 cases in the Kingdom are 334,187, and the total recoveries are 318,542, while the death toll is 4,739.

The city of Jeddah reported 61 cases on Tuesday, Mecca had 53, and Medina 46.

Saudi Arabia on Monday said it will hold the G20 summit virtually in November, instead of having leaders of the world's richest nations converge in Riyadh as planned before the coronavirus crisis.

Last Update: Tuesday, 29 September 2020 KSA 15:47 - GMT 12:47