The minister added there are at least 30 persons missing and 100 others in the ICU.
Egypt recorded, Wednesday, Egypt recorded, Wednesday, 145 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 96108.145 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 96108.
A total of 120 cases of hospitalized patients are in severe condition, reported the Lebanese newspaper Al Joumhouria.
Huge fire was seen on Tuesday just before a deadly explosion took place at the same spot in Beirut, horrifying citizens and destroying houses. The horrible explosion, which has been easily recorded by many citizens, was caused by a fire in a warehouse that housed an estimated 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate, according to Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab.
This brings the total number of cases and deaths to 9,400 and 525 deaths respectively since the crisis started, according to the official figures.
This brings the total number of reported cases and deaths to 5,268 and 380 respectively, the ministry said.
The death toll due to infection with the virus also rose to 103, after the ministry confirmed nine new deaths during the past 24 hours.
Egyptian Ministry of Health announced Wednesday 54 new coronavirus (Covid-19) cases bringing the total number of cases to 456.
Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed confirmed 40 new coronavirus cases between Tuesday 7 p.m. and Wednesday 2 p.m., bringing the total number of cases to 442.
Ministry Spokesperson Khaled Megahed said that the number of deaths rose to 19 after five people, including four Egyptians and an Indian, died from the virus, noting that a total of recovered cases rose to 96 so far.
The death toll and number of people infected by the novel coronavirus continues to grow, with no signs of slowing despite severe quarantine and population control methods put in place in central China, according to CNN.
The death toll in mainland China from the coronavirus outbreak has risen to 426, with the total number of cases worldwide now standing at 20,626, officials said on Tuesday.
They also said 170 people had been cured and discharged. The NHC said the new cases announced Thursday include the first one confirmed in Tibet.
About 2,000 people were injured in Tuesday’s 6.4-magnitude pre-dawn quake, said Health Minister Ogerta Manastirliu.
At least four people were killed and 20 others wounded in a car bomb explosion near Baghdad's Tahrir Square, the Iraqi Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday.
The cause of the blaze is yet to be determined, said a spokesman for the police Thursday.
Arab Health Minister began the inaugural session of the 51st meeting with a moment of silence for victims of the blaze.
The death toll has risen after an ambulance driver who was wounded at the scene died of his wounds.
Indonesian President ordered more rescuers to be sent in to find victims of a devastating earthquake and tsunami as the official death toll rose above 1,200.
Two more Egyptian pilgrims died in Saudi Arabia, rendering total deaths there to 45.