Iran’s Well being Ministry spokeswoman has confirmed 8,017 new instances of COVID-19 an infection in 24 hours, growing the overall variety of instances to 1,558,159.
In a press briefing on Friday, Sima-Sadat Lari mentioned the virus has killed 77 sufferers since Thursday midday, elevating the general demise toll to 59,341.
Thus far, Lari added, 1,331,162 sufferers have recovered from the illness or been discharged from the hospital.
Lari mentioned 3,669 sufferers are additionally in crucial circumstances brought on by extra extreme an infection.
The spokeswoman famous that 10,330,898 COVID-19 exams have been taken throughout the nation up to now.
She mentioned at the moment 11 cities are within the “pink” zone, 52 cities are within the “orange” zone, 217 are within the “yellow” zone, and 168 are within the “blue” zone when it comes to coronavirus outbreak.
Based on Lari, the “pink” cities are all in Khuzestan province in southwestern Iran, and embrace Abadan, Ahvaz, Mahshahr, Dezful, Dasht-e Azadegan, Shadgan, Shushtar, Karoun, and Hoveyzeh.