On Sunday, May 18th, 2 more affected by the MERS coronavirus and one death.
The number of MERS coronavirus cases has been increased to 531 after adding these two new cases, the first case was registered earlier in 2012.
These two new cases are from Riyadh and Jeddah, the death occured in Taif, according to the Ministry.
Even after taking tough measures by the newly selected health minister to control this virus transmission, the disease and deaths are reported to be increased on everyday basis.
It is yet to be seen that what Saudi government and the scientists of the world will do to fight against this virus.