QT02 / Thursday, April 9, 2020 / Categories: Top News 166 more test positive for coronavirus in Qatar, 28 more recover Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Thursday reported 166 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), taking the total infected tally to 2,376, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced. In the last 24 hours, 28 more people have recovered from the virus, taking the total number of recoveries to 206, the MoPH said. It said some new cases are related to travellers who came to Qatar from coronavirus-hit countries and others related to contacts, including citizens and residents. Some other new cases were reported among expatriate workers. The new cases have been put in quarantine and are receiving the necessary medical care. The MoPH has urged all members of society to take necessary precautions and maintain social and physical distancing to reduce the chances of contracting the virus. Previous Article Driver held, SUV seized for dangerous sidewall skiing on Qatar road Next Article PM visits medical factories to check production progress Print 2973 Rate this article: 4.1 Please login or register to post comments.