Today, Thursday, the Ministry of Health and Population announced that it recorded 232 cases of Corona virus, the highest daily infection rate with Covid 19, since entering the crisis in mid-February.
A statement clarified that the number of cases whose laboratory results were converted from positive to negative for Corona virus (Covid-19) increased to 1334 cases, including the 1004 recovered.
He added that 232 new cases that proved positive for laboratory analysis of the virus, all Egyptians, were registered as part of the ministry’s surveillance and investigation procedures, according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization, pointing to the death of 11 cases.
He said that all registered cases of HIV positive in isolation hospitals are subject to medical care, according to WHO guidelines.
The statement stated that the total number registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus until today, Thursday, is 3891 cases, including 1004 cases that have been cured and discharged from isolation hospitals, and 287 deaths.
The Ministry of Health and Population continues to raise its preparations in all governorates, follow the situation first-hand regarding the “emerging corona” virus, and take all necessary precautions against any viruses or infectious diseases, as the hotline “105” and “15335” has been allocated to receive citizens’ inquiries about a virus Corona emerging and infectious diseases.