Qatar reports 1060 COVID-19 cases , 1461 recoveries and two deaths on June 25

Jun 25, 2020

Ministry of Public Health today announced 1060 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), and 1461 recoveries from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered from the disease in the State of Qatar to 74,544 cases. The Ministry also announced two new deaths due to the virus.?

The total number of positive COVID-19 cases recorded in Qatar till now stands at 91838 and there are 17188 active cases under treatment. So far, 106 people died from the coronavirus in Qatar. Ministry conducted 4324 tests in last 24 hours taking the total tests done so far to 337496 tests.

The Ministry stated that the two deaths that were recorded today had received the necessary medical care, and were aged 57 years and 60 years.

The Ministry also announced that during the past 24 hours, 11 cases were admitted to intensive care due to health complications resulting from the virus, bringing the total of cases currently receiving intensive care to 212.

The Ministry has advised the community to be more careful than before and to continue physical distancing, handwashing and wear a protective facemask as well as being careful when the person is near a family member of the elderly or with chronic diseases. Also, reduce the number of necessary social visits and keep a safe distance.

The Ministry of Public Health warns that the gradual lifting of restrictions imposed by Qatar since June 15 after the epidemic has receded in the country, does not mean lax implementation of precautionary measures and steps by community members because the virus is still present in the community.

The Ministry of Public Health urges anyone with symptoms of COVID-19 to contact the unified helpline (16000), or to go to one of the virus testing centers, since the earlier detection of the disease results in a better chance of recovery.

The main screening centers include Muaither Health Center, Rawdat Al Khail Health Center, Umm Slal Health Center, and Al Gharafa Health Center.