On Saturday, the Egyptian Ministry of Health said that 28 people have died and 727 have been infected with the emerging coronavirus.
A spokesman for the Egyptian Ministry of Health, Khaled Mujahid, said that the total number registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus was 16,513 cases, including 4,628 cases that were cured and 735 deaths.
He pointed out that 254 of those infected with the Coronavirus have been discharged from hospitals, bringing the total of those recovered to 4,628 cases to date.
He clarified that the number of cases whose results have been transformed from positive to negative increased to 5,192 cases.
Mujahid said that all recorded cases of HIV positive in isolation and quarantine hospitals are subject to medical care, according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization.
He stressed that the Ministry of Health continues to raise its preparations in all governorates, follow the situation first-hand regarding the new Corona virus, and take all necessary precautions against any viruses or infectious diseases.