|  | 

Human Services

Official: COVID-19 kills 194 more in Iran

Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Sunday that some 194 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 12,829.

Sadat Lari said that, with the 194 new victims, the country’s total COVID-19 deaths mounted to 12,829.

Some 2,186 new cases of infection with the COVID-19 were found over the past 24 hours, some 1,499 of whom have been hospitalized, she added.

Sadat Lari noted that a total of 257,303 Iranians have been confirmed infected with the COVID-19, some 219,993 of whom have recovered and discharged from the hospitals.

Some 3,359 other COVID-19 patients are in critical condition and being treated in intensive care units, the spokeswoman said.

She added that 1,972,207 tests have so far been carried out in Iran.

 

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency – IRNA

 


The iran News Gazette is mainly concerned with news and information about the Arab region and also covers international issues. Its main objective is to provide reliable and verified information on the Arab region for publishing on the digital landscape.