RIYADH: Saudi Arabia announced 13 deaths from COVID-19 and 1,312 new infections on Friday.
Of the new cases, 373 were recorded in Makkah, 233 in Riyadh, 214 in the Eastern Province, 155 in Asir, 104 in Jazan, 71 in Madinah, 33 in Najran, 26 in Tabuk, 24 in Al-Baha, 15 in Hail,12 in the Northern Borders region, and three in Al-Jouf.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 461,628 after 1,290 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 7,743 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.
Over 17 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine have been administered in the Kingdom to date.
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