JEDDAH: In its daily COVID-19 report, Saudi Arabia announced 3,162 new infection cases, 4,088 recoveries and three deaths on Wednesday.
In the past week, Saudi Arabia’s epidemiological curve showed a significant fall in new cases, down from 3,852 last Thursday to today’s figure.
Riyadh recorded the highest incidence of the virus with 985 new cases, followed by Jeddah with 211 cases and Dammam with 201 cases.
As for recovery rates in the Kingdom, Riyadh reported 1,390 cases, Jeddah 332 and Dammam 228.
The Ministry of Health reported that the number of critical cases fell from 1,069 on Tuesday to 1,054 on Wednesday.
To date, the number of COVID-19 vaccines administered in the Kingdom is 58,933,522, including 9,366,077 booster doses and 1,938,727 vaccine doses prioritized for the elderly.
On Wednesday, MoH reported totals of 719,136 confirmed cases of the virus, 31,842 active cases, 678,332 recoveries, and 8,962 COVID-related deaths in the Kingdom.