KUWAIT, Feb 25 (KUNA) -- The Ministry of Health said Tuesday two new cases of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 11 people.
In a statement to KUNA, the ministry said the new two patients are also related to passengers arriving from Iran.
The ministry added that all patients are in stable conditions, and receiving the required medical care in the assigned hospitals, which are prepared to handle similar cases.
The ministry also called on citizens and residents alike to abide by guidelines issued by the ministry to ensure safety and good health for all.
The new coronavirus first appeared late last year in a seafood market in Wuhan, central China, illegally selling wild animals. (end)