Egypt reports 139 new coronavirus cases, 19 deaths

Ahram Online , Monday 17 Aug 2020

Egypt
File photo: A woman wearing a protective mask looks on as people wait to make withdrawals outside a branch of Commercial International Bank (CIB), amid concerns over the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Cairo, Egypt REUTERS

Egypt reported 139 new coronavirus cases on Sunday bringing the total infection tally to 96,475 since the outbreak began in February.

The health ministry also reported 19 new deaths, bringing the total number of deaths from the virus to 5,160.

The statement said that 908 patients have been discharged after recovering from the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 59,743.

 

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