COVID-19 recoveries reach 1,243 Apr 30, 2020 0 2696 12345 Qatar on Wednesday reported 643 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, taking the infected tally in the country to 12,564, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced. The last 24 hours also saw 109 people making recovery from the disease, bringing the total number of recoveries to 1, 243 in Qatar.In a statement, the MoPH said most of the new cases are due to expatriate workers in different occupations who have been in contact with previously discovered cases, as well as new cases of COVID-19 among groups of workers from outside the Industrial Area who were identified through testing by the MoPH tracking teams. The remaining cases have come from citizens and residents who have contracted the virus from members of their families, who in turn had contracted the virus through their workplaces or other places where they had been exposed to infected people.All the new cases have been quarantined where they are receiving the necessary medical care. The MoPH said most of the COVID-19 cases are experiencing only mild symptoms. (TNN) RELATED ARTICLES Qatar sends urgent medical aid to four countries Apr 30, 2020 0 1473 Housing over 5 workers at one place in family residential areas a violation Apr 30, 2020 0 2057 Amir inspects production of Savr-Q ventilators at Barzan Holding Company Apr 30, 2020 0 1590 ‘Qatar has ample facilities, personnel to care for critical COVID-19 cases’ QNA Doha Qatar has sufficient medical facilities and personnel to provide healthcare for the current number of people infected with coronavirus (COVID-19) who need critical medical care and advanced respiratory .. Amir pardons prisoners The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Wednesday issued an Amiri gesture pardoning a number of prisoners, on the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan. (QNA) Qatar rejects Haftar’s claims of obtaining mandate to govern Libya QNA Doha Qatar has rejected retired Major General Khalifa Haftar’s declaration to have obtained a “popular mandate” to govern Libya. This is affirmation of his persistent attempt to stage a coup against international ..