Currently, 14,643 patients are receiving treatment, including 204 in ICU, according to the statement.
The ministry also announced the recovery of 1,513 more patients, raising the total recoveries in the country to 12,899.
On May 31, Kuwait ended the total curfew and imposed a three-week partial curfew for a gradual return to normal life in the country.
Kuwait donated medical supplies worth 3 million United States dollars to China at the early stage of the COVID-19 outbreak.
On April 27, a team of Chinese medical experts visited Kuwait to assist the Arab country’s anti-coronavirus fight, sharing with Kuwaiti counterparts their experience and expertise in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19.