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COVID-19 kills 321 more people in Iran

Some 321 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 65,680 Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Thursday.

Sima Sadat Lari said that with the 304 new victims, the country's total COVID-19 deaths mounted to 65,680.

Some 25,078 new cases of infection with the COVID-19 were found over the past 24 hours, the highest daily cases recorded, 3,373 patients have been hospitalized, she added.

Sadat Lari noted that 1,749,041 patients out of a total of 2,168,872 infected people have recovered or been discharged from the hospitals.

Some 4,601 other COVID-19 patients are in critical condition and being treated in intensive care units, the spokeswoman said.

She added that 14,059,260 tests have so far been carried out in Iran.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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