RIYADH: Saudi Arabia announced six deaths from COVID-19 and 684 new infections on Saturday.
Of the new cases, 320 were recorded in Riyadh, 131 in Makkah, 98 in the the Eastern Province, 26 in Madinah, 18 in Hail, 18 in Asir, 15 in Jazan, 12 in Tabuk, nine in the Northern Borders region, nine in Najran and eight in Al-Jouf.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 379,312 after 439 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 6,690 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.
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