Saudi Arabia reports 50,000 coronavirus cases
The number of coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia topped 50,000 on Saturday, the health ministry said.
DEATH TOLL STANDS AT 302
A ministry official reported 2,840 new cases, taking the cumulative total to 51,980. That was up from an average of around 1,500 new cases a day over the past week.
Saudi Arabia recorded its first coronavirurs infection on March 2, several weeks after the initial outbreak in Asia.