Egypt Independent

‘I shuddered’: Mohamed Salah reacts to Golden mummy parade



Egyptian and Liverpool football superstar Mohamed Salah on Monday commented on the extravagant transfer of 22 royal mummies from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

The footballer said he “shuddered” when he watched the parade.

Egypt on Saturday celebrated the transfer of 22 mummies of the most famous kings and queens from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in a dazzling ceremony, held in the presence of the Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Audrey Azoulay, and the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization Zarrab Polulichvili.

Around 400 TV channels from all over the world aired the event.