Qatar reports 735 recovery and 1637 new Covid-19 cases on May 19
The Ministry of Public Health announced today 1637 new confirmed cases of corona virus (Covid-19) and 735 people recovered from the disease during the last twenty-four hours, bringing the total number of recovery cases in Qatar to 5634 cases.
The total number of positive COVID-19 cases recorded in Qatar till now stands at 35606 and there are 29957 active cases under treatment. So far, 15 people died from the coronavirus in Qatar. Ministry conducted 4487 tests in last 24 hours taking the total tests done so far to 166182 tests.
24 cases were admitted to intensive care due to health complications in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases receiving medical care in intensive care to 163 cases.
The Ministry said that the high number of cases among citizens and residents is due to the lack of compliance with precautionary measures, the most important of which is social distancing.