Kuwait reports first death from coronavirus outbreak: state news agency

FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows Kuwait City after the country entered virtual lockdown, following the outbreak of coronavirus, in Kuwait City, Kuwait March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Stephanie McGehee/File Photo

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SULAIMANI — Kuwait recorded on Saturday (April 4) its first death from the coronavirus outbreak, state news agency KUNA reported, citing a health ministry spokesman.

The total number of people diagnosed with the disease increased by 62 in the past 24 hours to 479 cases, he said, according to KUNA.

(NRT Digital Media/Reuters)