Thursday 06 August 2020
Books – Ahmed Jumaa:
Today, Thursday, the Ministry of Health and Population announced that 1716 persons recovering from the Coruna virus have been discharged from hospitals, after receiving necessary medical care and recovering according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization; This brings the total number of people recovering from the virus to 48,898 cases to date.
Dr. Khaled Mujahid, Advisor to the Minister of Health and Population for Media Affairs and the official spokesperson of the Ministry, stated that 131 new cases have been proven positive for laboratory analysis of the virus, as part of the surveillance, investigation and necessary examinations conducted by the Ministry in accordance with the guidelines of the World Health Organization, pointing to the death of 21 new cases.
Yesterday, Wednesday, the Ministry recorded 123 injuries, and 18 deaths.
“According to the recommendations of the World Health Organization issued on May 27, 2020, the disappearance of symptoms for 10 days of infection is an indication of the patient’s recovery from the Coruna virus,” Mujahid said.
“Mujahid” stated that the total number that was registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus until Thursday, is 95006 cases, including 48,898 cases that have been cured, and 4,951 deaths.
The Ministry of Health and Population continues to raise its preparations in all governorates of the Republic, follow the situation first-hand regarding the “emerging corona” virus, and take all necessary precautions against any viruses or infectious diseases, and the ministry has devoted a number of means of communication to receive citizens’ inquiries about the emerging corona virus and infectious diseases, Including the hotline “105”, “15335” and the WhatsApp number “01553105105”, in addition to the “Health Egypt” application available on phones.