File photo: a health worker wearing protective gear prepares to take swab samples from people queuing in their cars to test for the coronavirus at a drive-through COVID-19 screening center at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. (AP)
Egypt reported 227 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, bringing the total infection tally to 109,881 since the outbreak began in February.
The health ministry also reported 11 new deaths, bringing the total number of deaths from the virus to 6,405.
The statement said that 122 patients have been discharged after recovering from the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 100,662.