Over 9,889 Covid-19 tests were conducted on Monday (27 July) health officials confirmed.

The Ministry of Health detected 351 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 193 expatriate workers were detected with the virus in the past 24 hours, 154 others were infected from local contacts and 4 are travel related.

The Ministry of Health also confirmed that 421 patients recovered from coronavirus bringing the total number of recoveries in the country to 36,110 so far.

The latest update (27 July) reveals that there are currently 74 Covid-19 cases receiving treatment, of which 44 are in a critical condition. Over 3,187 cases are stable out of a total of 3,231 active cases. The total number of discharged recovered cases totals to 36,110. 

Bahrain has conducted over 798,799 tests. A 55-year-old male expatriate died, taking the total number of deaths due to the coronavirus to 141.

Bahrain recorded a whopping 704,024 calls on its COVID-19 hotline number 444. Over 26,265 calls were reported over the last 7 days with 15% from symptomatic cases and 35% of general inquiries.