Sep 1, 2020, 2:30 PM
Journalist ID: 2374
News Code: 84023196
0 Persons


Official: COVID-19 kills 101 more in Iran

Tehran, Sept 1, IRNA - Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Tuesday that some 101 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 21,672.

Sima Sadat Lari said that, with the 101 new victims, the country’s total COVID-19 deaths mounted to 21,672.

Some 1,682 new cases of infection with the COVID-19 were found over the past 24 hours, some 786 of whom have been hospitalized, she added.

Sadat Lari noted that a total of 376,894 Iranians have been confirmed infected with the COVID-19, some of 325,124 whom have recovered or discharged from hospital.

Some 3,709 other COVID-19 patients are in critical condition and being treated in intensive care units, the spokeswoman said.

She added that 3,256,122 tests have so far been carried out in Iran.


Follow us on Twitter @IrnaEnglish

Your Comment

You are replying to: .