A total of 22,064 passengers have so far undergone PCR tests based on a plan launched on March 10 to rapidly identify suspected cases of coronavirus and prevent the spread of new variants.
Nearly half of more than 4,000 new coronavirus cases detected in Iran over the past 24 hours have been admitted to the hospital.
The number of people tested positive for the COVID-19 infection in Iran during only 24 hours has surpassed 4,100, the Health Ministry’s spokeswoman said.
More than 380,000 coronavirus positive cases have recovered from the infectious disease in Iran as of Wednesday, the Health Ministry said.
The daily death toll from coronavirus infection in Iran has once again surpassed 200 and the total number of deaths from COVID-19 in the country is close to 26,000.
The number of people infected with the novel coronavirus in Iran is about to hit 450,000, the Health Ministry said.
The death toll from the new coronavirus in Iran surpassed 25,000 on Thursday with 175 deaths in the past 24 hours, the health ministry’s spokeswoman said.
Iran’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday that most of the country’s provinces are classified as “red” due to the spread of the coronavirus.
The Iranian Health Ministry has confirmed 3,712 COVID-19 infections and 178 deaths due to the disease in the past 24 hours
The daily count of COVID-19 infections in Iran reached 3,341 on Monday, bringing the total cases to 425,481, according to the Health Ministry.