The General Evangelical Council and the heads of evangelical sects in Egypt decided yesterday, “a gradual return to worship all days of the week, for all general and subsidiary meetings and all occasions, weddings and funerals, prayers, spiritual meetings and retreats, for all churches of the Evangelical sect, with an emphasis on adherence to all procedures Precautionary ». The Evangelical Council also decided to assign the medical committee of the Evangelical Community Presidency to “follow up and monitor the medical situation in all evangelical churches during this February and next March.”
In the meantime, the Egyptian government stressed “once again precaution to confront the Coronavirus,” as Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly called for “confronting laxity in implementing preventive measures firmly,” while virus infections continued to rise after “Egyptian Health” recorded the day before yesterday evening. “656 new cases who tested positive for the virus, in addition to 51 new deaths,” a slight increase in the rate of “Covid-19” infections.
The Information and Decision Support Center of the Egyptian Council of Ministers stated in his latest testimony that “Egypt ranked 63rd in the number of people infected with (Corona) out of 215 regions and countries around the world, and ranked 7th in the death rate out of the total number of injured, and the 164th center in Recovery rate ».
According to the latest statement of the Ministry of Health in Egypt, “The total number that was registered with the virus until the evening of the day before yesterday, has reached 176,333 cases, including 136,490 cases that have been cured, and 10201 deaths.”
Yesterday, the Egyptian Minister of Health, Hala Zayed praised the efforts of the preventive medicine sector at the Ministry of Health in addressing the Corona pandemic through “inspection campaigns for food control to control markets and follow up the workflow of the vaccination program in health units.” She confirmed in a statement yesterday, “The role of medicine. Preventive in investigating and counting suspected cases of the virus and following up on contacts.
In addition, the Egyptian Minister of Manpower, Mohamed Saafan, agreed to “spend more than 297 million pounds, the value of the fourth and fifth batches of emergency subsidies to more than 127,000 workers in 2,289 tourist facilities, in implementation of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s directives to pay salaries for regular workers in the tourism sector. Affected by (Covid-19) ».
Saafan said yesterday, that «the total of the first batch that was disbursed from the Ministry’s emergency aid fund for workers to the tourism sector amounted to more than 200 million pounds for about 192 thousand and 558 workers in 2764 tourist establishments, while the second and third batches amounted to more than 371 million for about 175 thousand and 54 of Employees of 2,655 tourist establishments, ”indicating that“ the total amount spent to the tourism sector in 5 payments as a result of the pandemic’s effects amounted to more than 878 million pounds, ”pointing out that the“ Ministry’s Emergency Aid Fund ”was established to support establishments that stop paying their workers’ wages, because of Economic conditions afflicted it, in order to overcome its crises, in addition to compensating workers in stalled establishments and helping them meet the requirements of living, until the financial conditions of the facility improved.