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Ayatollah Raisi: Public education to follow health protocols should continue/ President emphasises on completing citizens’ health database

Referring to the significant decrease in the number of deaths and patients of COVID-19 in the country, the President advised the officials of the Ministry of Health to use this opportunity to prepare a health ID and complete the citizens' health database.

Speaking on Saturday at the meeting of the National Task Force Against Coronavirus, Ayatollah Dr Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi referred to the significant reduction in the number of deaths and patients with COVID-19, thanking the efforts of the country's medical staff to protect the lives of the people".

The President also stressed the importance of continuing public education, as well as strengthening monitoring of health protocols, and advised the Ministry of Health to use this opportunity to prepare a health ID and complete a health database.

Dr Raisi also said, "All hospitals and medical centres in the country and the Red Crescent Society should always be prepared for new and possible variants of coronavirus by equipping facilities and providing medicines".

Source: Presidency of Islamic Republic of Iran


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