Tuesday 30 June 2020
Dr. Ali Al-Mesilhi, Minister of Supply and Internal Trade, said today, Tuesday, that the masks will be offered on ration cards optionally for citizens to exchange from 1-7-2020, with a maximum of 2 muzzles for each ration card, and that the release of the masks will be gradual and phased, in light of The rate of supply from factories to the stores of the wholesale (public / Egyptian) companies, provided that distribution begins on the first day at 250,000 muzzle and gradually increases to reach the end of the month to 19 million muzzle
Al-Moselaihi added that the Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade thanks all those responsible for implementing this national project, starting with the national companies supplied, through the two public (Egyptian / Egyptian) companies distributed, as well as the masters of the supply and owners of the outlets of my association’s project, as they are success partners with the Ministry in implementing This system as well as previous systems.
The Minister of Supply appealed to all those involved in distributing the masks, to adhere to the directives and procedures regulating the distribution process, while tightening control from all the different authorities on the distribution process; To ensure that the disbursement process is regular, and that the items delivered to stores and disbursed to citizens are the same items and specifications that have been contracted, and in the event of a violation, transcripts will be issued and large financial fines will be imposed on violators.
The Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade wishes the safety and health of all the great Egyptian people.
This is based on the keenness of the Egyptian government and government on the health and safety of citizens. To face the repercussions of the spread of the Corona virus. In light of the Cabinet’s approval of the General Authority for Supply Commodities to purchase direct orders for protective masks by the Egyptian Consolidated Purchase Authority, the moves and efforts of the Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade came in coordination with the Ministry of Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Military Production, the Egyptian Organization for Unified Procurement and the manufacturers of the gaskets, where Reach an agreement by the Egyptian Organization for Consolidated Purchase; To choose the best technical specifications for providing protective masks at appropriate prices and quantities for the benefit of the Ministry of Supply.