Saudi Arabia has reported 44 new COVID-19 cases and five virus-related deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Kingdom’s Ministry of Health.
Meanwhile, there were 58 recoveries from COVID-19.
A total of 8,699 people have now died from the novel coronavirus in Saudi Arabia.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, the Kingdom has recorded 546,926 cases of COVID-19, while there have been 535,950 recoveries.
The majority (67 percent) of the new cases were detected in the Al Bahah region.