As for the number of mortalities, 20 patients died from the virus in the last 24 hours, raisin the death toll to 5,362, said the Ministry in a statement on Friday.
The official asserted that the inmate is in good health condition and does not take any medication since she was placed in confinement.
The Ministry of Health revealed that the rates of recovery of coronavirus at isolation hospitals jumped to 55.1 percent for the first time.
As many as 1,119 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 51,672 so far.
The 2020/2021 budget will continue to prioritize health, education and social conditions, Finance Minister Mohamed Mait said Saturday.
Speaking to MENA, Saad said the government was on alert to prepare for the coincidence of the peak of the seasonal flu with the existence of the COVID-19 pandemic during the winter season.
Egypt sent two medical aid planes loaded with necessary medical supplies, upon directives from Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.
The presidential campaign for "Supporting the Woman's Health" was launched in July 2019.
Medical aid includes saline solutions, PPE, and other medical supplies.
The vaccine will be manufactured in September and October.
The President ordered the government to complete all scientific and technical aspects of the project in accordance with the highest and international standards.
The official highlighted that deaths account for 4.7 percent of cases, which is below the global figure standing at 5 percent.
The statement indicated that the ministry has a strong surveillance system that addresses 41 diseases and epidemics.
The fund’s initiative is supporting the ministry’s efforts to supply isolation hospitals.
The virus could cause blood clotting and, consequently, affects the placenta which feeds the baby.
The partial curfew is canceled.
The Egyptian Drug Authority announced signing a deal with AstraZeneca to supply the country with the Oxford University's vaccine for COVID-19.
After trial on 50 Egyptian COVID-19 patients since April, Egypt is set to receive more doses of Avigan that accelerates recovery.
Egypt recorded, Friday, 1,577 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 41,303.
“This undoubtedly requires more health, social and financial care,” Deputy Minister of Health Tariq Tawfiq said.