The irony came because of the announcement of the travel of my father, Samah Cross, one of the deceased in the accident to perform the Hajj pilgrimage, although she is a Christian, and her condolences are held today in the Church of the Virgin Mary for the Coptic Catholics in the Hall of Anba Arsanyos Samalout.
There was a state of silence over the Ministry of Health, whether by commenting on the accident or Media supply In any Information about this tragic incident amid the silence of the Minister of Health, who came out after 11 hours to announce her decisions that led to the ridicule of social media.
Dr. Hala Zayed, the Minister of Health and Population, referred the two doctors who died yesterday morning in an accident on the desert road with creams, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.
Dr. Khaled Mujahid, Advisor to the Minister of Health and Population for Media Affairs and the official spokesperson of the ministry, said that the accident resulted in the death of 4 people, including two female doctors, a driver, and a worker, and injured 17 others from doctors and doctors, who were traveling from Minya Governorate to Cairo Governorate to attend one of the training courses.
“Mujahid” said that immediately after the accident, 14 equipped ambulances were transferred, which transported all the injured and deaths to the May 15 and Helwan General Hospitals, noting that as soon as the minister learned of the accident, she ordered the transfer of the injured to the Nasser Institute Hospital, and assigned Dr. Mohamed Hassani, the assistant minister for health initiatives The public, by forming a team of ministry leaders that included Dr. Sherif Wadih, Advisor to the Minister of Health for urgent and urgent care, Dr. Mohamed Gad, Head of the Ambulance Authority, Dr. Mohamed Shawky, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health in Cairo, and Dr. Mohamed Dahi, Head of the Secretariat of Specialized Medical Centers, to follow up the case of the injured In pain Hospitals immediately after the accident, and ensure they receive the necessary medical care.
He added that the injuries varied between fractures, segmental wounds, and bruising in separate places on the body, while there were 3 cases receiving intensive care treatment at Nasser Institute Hospital, indicating that one case came out after her health condition improved and she received medical service in May 15 Hospital.
He emphasized that the Minister of Health and Population directed the provision of all medical care for the injured, as medical teams were formed from university professors to follow up the medical condition of all the injured, and she also sent a detailed medical report of the first-time cases to check on their health status by themselves, and was also assured that there was sufficient stock of bags Hospital blood.
Mujahid revealed that the Minister of Health and Population took important decisions following this tragic incident, as she decided to include the parents of the two deceased women doctors for the Hajj medical mission for this year, and to give their names to the two medical units they were working in in their honor.
He added that Dr. Hala Zayed also decided to include all the injured in the Hajj medical mission for this year, in addition to one of their first-degree relatives.
The Minister of Health and Population will offer condolences to the families of the deceased in Minya, praying to God to bless them with his mercy.