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COVID-19 kills 1 more Iranian over past 24 hours

Tehran, IRNA – The number of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic in Iran increased to 144,613 with one more Iranian killed by the deadly disease over the past 24 hours, Iran’s Health Ministry announced on Monday.

One more Iranian has died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 144,613, Iran’s Health Ministry said on Monday.

51 new cases of infection with COVID-19 were found over the past 24 hours, 32 of whom were hospitalized, it said.

The Iranian Health Ministry noted that 7,334,134 patients out of a total of 7,559,001 infected people have recovered or been discharged from hospitals.

78 COVID-19 patients are in critical condition and in intensive care units, it added.

The Iranian Health Ministry also announced that 65,131,027 Iranians have received the first dose and 58,538,680 people have so far received the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Moreover, 31,357,953 people have also received the third or fourth shots as the booster jab.



Source: Islamic Republic News Agency – IRNA

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