Over 1.35 Million Recover from Coronavirus in Iran
- February, 22, 2021 - 14:39
- Society/Culture news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – More than 1,351,000 coronavirus positive cases have recovered from the infectious disease in Iran, the Health Ministry said.
Speaking at a daily press conference on Monday, Health Ministry Spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said at least 1,351,390 patients have recovered from the coronavirus infection so far or have been discharged from hospitals across the country.
She also put the death toll from the coronavirus at 59,572, saying the disease has taken the lives of 89 patients over the past 24 hours.
The number of people tested positive for COVID-19 infection in Iran has exceeded 1,582,200 following the detection of 8,263 new cases since Sunday noon, the spokeswoman added.
Among those undergoing treatment in medical centers at present, 3,685 patients have critical health conditions because of more severe infection, Lari noted.
The number of people infected with COVID-19 across the world has surpassed 112 million and the death toll has exceeded 2.47 million.