Source: Dubai – Arabic.net
Dr. Khaled Mujahid, the official spokesman for the Ministry of Health and Population in Egypt, revealed the increase in the number of isolation hospitals at the governorate level, within the framework of the pre-emptive plan that the Ministry has set up to confront Corona virus emerging.
Mujahid said that the number of hospitals designated for isolation reached 5 hospitals, two of which were in Cairo, “May 15 Hospital” and “Agouza Specialist Hospital”, in addition to three “Friendship Hospital” and “Qeft Hospital” in Qena Governorate, and “Qaha Hospital” in Qaliubiya .
It is worth noting that the number of existing isolation hospitals is underway, as follows: “Al-Najila” in Marsa Matrouh, “Esna” in Luxor, “Abu Khalifa” in Ismailia, “Al-Ajmi” in Alexandria and “Tammy Extension” Hospital in Dakahlia.
The Egyptian Ministry of Health announced that the number of people infected with Corona virus in Egypt had risen to 402 after 36 new cases were registered on Tuesday.
The ministry said in a statement on Tuesday that the number of people recovering reached 80 cases, while the number of deaths reached 20 cases after the death of a new case.
Mujahid added that Egypt is still in the second scenario of the new Corona virus, which means that there are separate cases that the ministry knows how to reach the virus.
“We are aware of the number of cases by tracing their source and this is the second stage,” he added, noting that the third or third stage scenario is a pandemic, and we hope that it will not be reached.