Iran’s COVID-19 death toll surpasses 17,000: Health Ministry

Tehran: Iran’s COVID-19 number of deaths has surpassed 17,000 after the other 208 fatalities were lodged in the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry stated on Sun., as telecast by this IRINN information network.

Cumulative instances have risen by 2,685 to 309,437 the ministry’s spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari specified.

Over 268,000 citizens have recovered, & 17,190 have passed away from the onset of the epidemic.

Previously within the week, President Hassan Rouhani stated that most Iranian areas are going past the other peak of the epidemic. In Jul, COVID-19 demises within the Islamic republic hit report levels 5 times. The largest toll of 235 fatalities has been recorded on Jul 28.