This group was released on the occasion of Eid al-Adha celebrations (Muslims’ Grand Feast).
A total of 1,024 inmates were given a presidential pardon, while 610 others were released on parole, said the Egyptian Ministry of Interior on Monday.
Mahmod said a total of 3,715 sacrifice animals were slaughtered for free on the first day of Eidul Adha nationwide.
President Abdel Fatah el Sisi on Sunday made an inspection tour by a plane in the greenhouses' project at Mohamed Naguib military base
Shortly after performing Eid al-Adha prayers on Sunday, President Abdel Fatah el Sisi head to Massa Alamein resort as he took a tour there
With more than one new show, the private sector theater is ready for Eid al-Adha, while the state theaters will continue to host its performances.
A total of 6,505 areas were allocated for performing the prayer and appointed 13,000 Imams to give the Eid sermons nationwide. Some of the allocated praying areas were set in vicinity of some churches.
Giza Zoo is one of the most common places in which families choose to spend their time during Eid.
"I congratulate the great Egyptian people on the occasion of Eid al-Adha. May Allah sends his blessings of the feast on every Egyptian family with goodness, compassion and tolerance,” Sisi said.
The police arrested 52 drug dealers in 13 governorates, namely Cairo, Menoufia, Matrouh, Beheira, Qalyubia, Ismailia, Alexandria, Suez, Dakahlia, Port Said, Minya, Qena, and Sharkia.
“The center receives testimonies on email@example.com, and through our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/CCD.egy ,” the statement read.
Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb in a Saturday statement greeted President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi and the Egyptian people on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.
Measures are taken to face any change shortage, head of the Mint Authority Hossam Khedr said in a statement.
Al-Adha marks the end of the Hajj (pilgrimage) to the holy city of Mecca.
Via the state's embassies and consulates around the globe, President Sisi sent cables of greetings to Egyptian expats on the religious occasion.
Security bodies are on full alert to secure those spaces.
The ministry intensified presence of security forces around public areas, such as parks, cinemas and famous commercial centers.
The ministry said it declared a state of emergency in various hospitals to receive all cases during the four-day Eid.
All publicly owned slaughterhouses will be available for free use to citizens throughout Eid al-Adha days.
Ahmed Helmy revealed the first teaser of his film "Khayaal Maata" to screen in Eid al-Adha film season.