Apr 6, 2020, 3:02 PM
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Official: Coronavirus kills 136 more in Iran

Tehran, April 6, IRNA - Head of Iran's Health Ministry's Public Relations Office Kianoush Jahanpour said on Monday that 24,236 people out of a total of 60,500 infected by the coronavirus have survived while 3,739 have unfortunately succumbed to death.

Jahanpour said that 2,274 new affected cases have been detected since yesterday.

Over the last 24 hours, 136 people died due to the deadly virus, he added.

The Iranian official noted that 4,083 cases are in critical condition.

Iran has taken numerous steps to stop the spread of the disease, from shutting down schools and universities to canceling cultural and religious gatherings. It is also constantly disinfecting and sanitizing public places.


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