KUWAIT, May 21 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Health Ministry reiterated that no cases
of the coronavirus have been recorded in the country to date, emphasizing at
the same time it is fully ready to treat any such case, in accordance with
World Health Organization (WHO) standards.
Health Ministry Undersecretary Dr. Khalid Al-Sahlawi told (KUNA), Tuesday,
that the ministry is in full contact with WHO to get the latest information on
this severe respiratory infection and how to deal with it, in the case of an
It has been also keeping a close watch on disease control centers across
the country for any emergence of the virus.
The ministry has been appealing to the public to take precautions to
minimize the chances for contracting any disease caused by a virus, such as
avoiding crowds, washing hands frequently, and not visiting patients in
hospitals suffering from diseases caused by viruses.(end)