Additional three new cases were added in Qatar amid the novel coronavirus outbreak all over the world.
According to the Ministry of Health in Qatar, the country has now 18 cases of coronavirus patients after three expats became positive of the disease.
All patients are under quarantine and people who had close contact with them were also monitored and screen to avoid the spread of the virus.
There are about 300 people who had close contact with the infected individuals were also being monitored and checked. There are no confirmed expired in the country due to the fast-spreading disease.
Meanwhile, another four cases were reported in Saudi Arabia after three female and one male became positive of COVID-19.
The Ministry of Health confirmed that the new cases were connected to the previously infected people who came from Iran. The fourth infected was confirmed to be a national who came from Iran via UAE, without stating at the Saudi borders where he originally came from.
All infected individuals are quarantined and being given proper medical assistance approved by the World Health Organization (WHO).
The Coronavirus Infection has been widely spread all across the GCC. Currently, the total number of cases in Kuwait jumped to 65; in Bahrain, 109; in UAE, 59; in Oman, 18; in Qatar, 18; and in Saudi Arabia, 15. Source: word meters