The number of coronavirus infections in Gulf countries is rising rapidly. (Photo: AFP)
Cairo (People’s Daily) - Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health reported 279 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the nationwide tally to 1,604 on Sunday.
The death toll now stands at four.
The first victim was an 88-year-old male who suffered from multiple chronic diseases.
14 full recoveries were also reported Sunday, bringing the total to 123.
The latest infections are believed to be the highest single-day increase since the pandemic started.