COVID-19: Egypt’s cases surpass 102,000 mark

The ministry announced 20 more fatalities

  
A member of a medical team wearing a protective face mask to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), while spraying disinfectant in front of at the Ain Shams field hospital in Cairo, Egypt, June 21, 2020.

A member of a medical team wearing a protective face mask to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), while spraying disinfectant in front of at the Ain Shams field hospital in Cairo, Egypt, June 21, 2020.

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ArabFinance: The Egyptian health ministry reported 115 new coronavirus infections, bringing the total count to 102,015 until September 20th, according to an official statement.

The ministry announced 20 more fatalities that raised the death toll to 5,770 since the outbreak of the pandemic.

Egypt currently has 89,532 total recoveries, after 866 new patients cured of the virus, the statement added.

A health ministry’s official recently said the danger of COVID-19 has not receded yet in the Arab republic, however, the country succeeded to control the first wave.

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