The government has received complaints from citizens that power cuts are longer in villages than in cities, he said, noting that malfunction of electricity networks is possible with the rise in temperatures. Electricity turbines consume higher amounts of gas due to the temperatures in summer, Saad clarified.
The hot spell has reached its peak on Tuesday and Wednesday
The fans are also advised to drink plenty of water and juices, and to put on cotton clothes.
Governor of the New Valley Mohamed el Zamalout has decided to change the working hours at government institutions to start at 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
The Egyptian Meteorological Authority expected the temperature to reach 45 degrees Celsius in Cairo and many other governorates.
EMA warned of a dense fog would shroud the country, particularly over the coastal cities in early hours, asking the drivers to be cautious.
A group of Egyptian youth voluntees on Wednesday provide a different kinds of juice to people at Ramses station for free
Experts expect that Saturday is hot and humid on northern coasts and very hot in the other regions in the morning and cool at night.