Over 9,332 Covid-19 tests were conducted on Wednesday (29 July) health officials confirmed.

The Ministry of Health detected 390 new cases of the COVID-19 in foreign workers, contacts and some from recent arrivals to the island kingdom, according to health officials.

Health officials said that 224 expatriate workers were detected with the virus in the past 24 hours, 164 others were infected from local contacts and 2 are travel related.

The Ministry of Health also confirmed that 389 patients recovered from coronavirus bringing the total number of recoveries in the country to 36,920 so far.

The latest update (29 July) reveals that there are currently 64 Covid-19 cases receiving treatment, of which 41 are in a critical condition. Over 3,206 cases are stable out of a total of 3,247 active cases. The total number of discharged recovered cases totals to 36,920. 

Bahrain has conducted over 817,608 tests. Bahrain reported three fatalities - one Bahraini man, 64, and two expatriate men, aged 64 and 54 yesterday, taking the death toll to 144.

Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health issued measures to be observed by restaurants and coffee shops to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.