Egypt reports 892 new coronavirus cases, 39 deaths on Saturday

Ahram Online , Sunday 5 Dec 2021

Egypt reported 892 new coronavirus cases on Saturday in a noticeable decline compared to Saturday, bringing the total infection tally officially to 362,260 since the outbreak began locally in February 2020.

Coronavirus vaccination in Egypt
A woman receives a dose of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at one of the Youth centres where citizens can get the vaccines without prior registration, in an effort to boost the country s vaccination drive, in Cairo, Egypt, September 27, 2021. REUTERS

The Egyptian Health Ministry in its daily coronavirus update statement also reported 39 new deaths in the past 24 hours nationwide, bringing the total number of deaths from the virus to 20,682.

The statement added that 1,003 patients have been discharged from hospitals after recovering from the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 300,437.

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