The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced 166 new confirmed coronavirus cases with 28 cases of recovery from the virus, taking the total number of recovered patients to 206 in Qatar.
According to the MOPH website, some new cases are related to travellers who came to Qatar from coronavirus-hit countries and others related to contacts, including citizens and residents. Some other new cases were reported among expatriate workers. The new cases have been put in quarantine and are receiving the necessary medical care.
MOPH continues to urge all members of society to take the necessary precautions and maintain social and physical distancing to reduce the chances of contracting the virus.