COVID-19Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia to grant SR 500,000 to families of health workers who died from COVID-19

Saudi Arabia is to grant 500,000 riyals to families of health workers who have died of COVID-19.

The grant will apply to those who have served in the civil or military fields, both public and private, and to all nationalities.

Saudi Arabia has lost several health workers who have suffered complications arising from contracting COVID-19.

The Ministry of Health has provided medical staff with all kinds of support, medical equipment and sanitized environments to deal with the pandemic.