Over 11,239 Covid-19 tests were conducted on Friday (11 September) health officials confirmed.

The Ministry of Health detected 632 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 77 expatriate workers were detected with the virus in the past 24 hours, 549 others were infected from local contacts of active cases and one travel related. 

The Ministry of Health also confirmed that 492 patients recovered from coronavirus bringing the total number of recoveries in the country to 52,776 so far.

The latest update (11 September) reveals that there are currently 83 Covid-19 cases receiving treatment, of which 29 are in a critical condition. Over 5,826 cases are stable out of a total of 5,855 active cases. The total number of discharged recovered cases totals to 52,776. 

Bahrain has conducted over 1,230,227 tests. Bahrain reported one fatality – a 84 year old male citizen from coronavirus death taking the toll to 208.