COVID-19: Two deaths, 214 new cases and 202 recoveries in Qatar on Thursday

Sep 03, 2020

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today recorded 214 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) and 202 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 116,313.

The Ministry also announced two new deaths - aged 74 and 79, who were receiving the necessary medical care. 

Out of the 214 new cases, 208 are community cases and 6 from travelers returning from abroad

All new cases have been placed in isolation and are receiving necessary health care according to their health status.

The total number of positive COVID-19 cases recorded in Qatar is 119,420 and there are 2906 active cases under treatment. So far, 201 people died from the coronavirus in Qatar.

Ministry conducted 5162 tests in the last 24 hours taking the total tests done so far to 644,904 tests. There are 40 cases of hospital admissions in the last 24 hours.

Three patients were admitted to intensive care due to health complications resulting from infection with the virus, bringing the total number of cases receiving medical care in intensive care currently to 58.

While the restrictions of COVID-19 are gradually being lifted in Qatar, it is important for everyone to play their role in controlling the virus by following precautionary measures:

Adherence to physical distancing.

Avoid?close contact with others,?crowded places, and confined closed spaces where other people congregate.

Wearing a face mask.

Washing hands regularly.