Iran has confirmed 81 new deaths attributable to the novel coronavirus prior to now 24 hours, growing the general demise toll to 59,980.
In a press briefing on Saturday, Well being Ministry spokeswoman Sima-Sadat Lari reported 7,975 new instances of COVID-19 an infection, elevating the whole variety of instances to 1,623,159.
To this point, Lari added, 1,386,534 sufferers have recovered from the illness or been discharged from the hospital.
Lari stated 3,729 sufferers are additionally in important circumstances attributable to extra extreme an infection.
The spokeswoman famous that 10,793,788 COVID-19 checks have been taken throughout the nation thus far.
She stated presently 11 cities are within the “pink” zone, 32 cities are within the “orange” zone, 251 are within the “yellow” zone, and 154 are within the “blue” zone by way of coronavirus outbreak.
Based on Lari, the “pink” cities are all in Khuzestan province in southwestern Iran, and embrace Abadan, Ahvaz, Mahshahr, Khorramshahr, Dezful, Dasht-e Azadegan, Ramhormoz, Shadgan, Shushtar, Karoun, and Hoveyzeh.