Today, Friday, the Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population announced that it recorded 171 new cases of Corona virus, which is the highest daily number since the virus spread in Egypt.
A spokesman for the Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population Khaled Mujahid said that “171 new cases have been recorded that prove positive for laboratory analyzes of the virus, all of them Egyptians, as part of the ministry’s surveillance and investigation procedures according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization,” pointing to the death of 9 new cases.
Mujahid stated that the total number that was registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus as of Friday, is 2,844 cases, of which 646 have been cured and discharged from isolation hospitals, and 205 deaths.
He pointed out that 50 of those infected with the Corona virus have been discharged from isolation and quarantine hospitals, all of whom are Egyptians, as the number of people recovering from the virus has risen to 646 cases until today.
He clarified that the number of cases whose results of laboratory analyzes shifted from positive to negative for Coronavirus (Covid-19) increased to 891 cases, including the 646 recovered.