Egypt’s Health Ministry reported 1,399 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and 46 new deaths on Monday.
According to the latest figures announced by the health authorities, the total number of confirmed cases has increased to 26,384 cases, and the total number of fatalities has reached 1,005 deaths.
A total of 6,447 cases have recovered and discharged from quarantine hospitals.
Meanwhile, Health Minister Hala Zayed stressed the availability of a sufficient stock of medications and preventive equipment at all hospitals. She called on citizens not to buy large amounts of immunological drugs without a serious need.