The ministry said that the new cases were identified by screening those who were in contact with the previously announced cases, and failed to adhere to preventive measures and physical distance. There are also cases related to travel abroad.
The new cases, who are from different nationalities, are in a stable condition and under the necessary health care.
The ministry also announced the recovery of 35 new cases of people infected with the COVID-19, taking the total recoveries to 96.
They are fully recovered from symptoms of the disease after receiving the necessary health care since entering the hospital.