The minister added that 155 out-patients turn up daily to the institute, where 730 doctors work.
The Egyptian national TV aired on Sunday a report about the health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states.
In media remarks to “Happens in Egypt” talk show on MBC Masr on Thursday, he also asked them to apply the social distancing while they are watching the game as they will remain in one place for a long time to contain the coronavirus spread.
In a statement, the ministry said 14 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,535.
A school bus carrying 19 people, including children, crashed into a light post in Haram streets caused several injuries and no deaths were reported.
The curve of infection rate is going up due to overcrowding, school buses, closures of windows in transportation means, and severe lack of commitment to wearing masks.
The Ministry of Health and Population made the announcement Tuesday.
The campaign was launched early in November two weeks after academic year 2020/2021 had begun.
In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 12 patients died from the virus over the same period, raising the death toll to 6,355.
Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed unveiled Wednesday the timeline of introducing the comprehensive health insurance system in a five governorates.
Earlier in May 2020, the Korean government provided $200,000 cash to fund emergency health response activities with the outbreak of the COVID-19 in Egypt.
The minister noted that a team from the World Health Organization (WHO) evaluated the line, and indicated it is ready to start production.
The total number of recovered cases has thus far reached 98,089, according to the ministry.
On Sunday, the Ministry announced that the recovery rate reached 93.5 percent, according to a statement.
The ministry noted that the total number of COVID-19 cases that was registered in Egypt reached 104,387 cases, including 97,643 cases that have been cured and 6,040 deaths.
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli presented on Monday the challenges facing the Egyptian state and the key projects undertaken to mitigate their impact.
In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 12 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,029.
Ten patients died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the overall death toll to 5,956.
The Ministry said that 119 new coronavirus cases were detected in the last 24 hours.
As many as 843 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 94,374 so far.