Abdel Ghaffar said psychiatric treatment has been offered to patients in 166,307 visits to outpatient clinics throughout the country.
The Health Ministry said on Saturday night that 829 new coronavirus cases were detected in Egypt over the past 24 hours, upping the total number of infections to 362,260.
Egypt has opened the registration window to the children on Tuesday, November 30, provided that parents of those who are aged 12-15 shall provide approvals of vaccinating his children.
Tag Eddin pointed to a study to vaccinate children aged between 5 and 11 against the virus.
Egypt’s Health Ministry affirmed that Covid-19 vaccine is 86% safe and effective preventing the virus infection.
The AUPP had contracted with the British-Swedish pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company to get 20 million doses of the Coronavirus vaccine.
The Egyptian Drug Authority is taking the necessary measures for authorizing the Russian Coronavirus vaccine.