Sat, 05 Dec 2020 - 11:17 GMT
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CAIRO - 5 December 2020: Egypt's Health Ministry reported in a Friday statement that 427 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 117,583.
Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 19 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,732.
As many as 109 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 103,191 so far, the spokesman said.
Previously, Egyptian Cabinet media center noted that a central crisis room has been formed to follow up workflow at hospitals in line with the State’s efforts to deal with a potential second wave of COVID-19.