Kuwaiti Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basil Al-Sabah announced today the recovery of 1,005 cases of the Corona virus emerging (Covid 19) during the past twenty-four hours, bringing the number of cases that recovered to 19,282 cases.
The Kuwaiti Minister of Health added that laboratory and radiological analyzes and tests demonstrated the recovery of the 1005 cases of the Corona virus, indicating that they will be transferred to the rehabilitation wing of the hospital designated to receive those infected with the virus, in preparation for its discharge from the hospital during the next two days.
The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health had announced that the first shipment of the Japanese medicine (Avijan Favipiravir), would arrive in the country next week; And this after its positive results in clinical trials conducted by many countries on mild and moderate cases of people with the emerging coronavirus (Covid 19).
The assistant undersecretary of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Health for Medicines and Medical Equipment Affairs, Dr. Abdullah Al-Badr, said in a press statement yesterday, Friday, that the first shipment of the medicine comes among the elements designated for emergency response and humanitarian purposes, and does not carry a commercial value from the Japanese government.