Reuters MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY
The Egyptian Ministry of Health announced, on Saturday evening, that it had recorded 509 infections and 44 new deaths from the Corona virus, which causes the “Covid-19” infection.
The ministry’s spokesman, Khaled Mujahid, stated, in a new daily statistic, that the number of registered infections with the new Corona virus “COVID-19” in the country during the past 24 hours increased by 509, compared to 540 in Friday’s data, to reach 169,106 cases.
Mujahid stated that, during the past day, the Ministry of Health monitored 44 new deaths due to the virus, compared to 48 in Friday’s statistics, bringing the death toll from the pandemic in the country to the level of 9604 people.
Mujahid also reported that 422 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovering, bringing the number of people recovering from the Corona virus in the country to 132,054 people.