The Iranian Health Ministry spokesperson announced on Saturday that 1,757 new COVID-19 infections have been detected across the country in the past 24 hours 304 of which has been hospitalized.
“A sum of 1,757 COVID-19 infections and 49 deaths has been identified due to the disease in the past 24 hours” the spox said while adding that “This brings the total number of cases 7,188,749.”
49 COVID patients have lost their lives in the past 24 hours that bring the total death toll 140,577,” the ministry added.
“1,647 people are being treated in ICUs in hospitals across the country, while 6,913,934 have already gained recovery,” the health ministry added.
49,959,336 coronavirus diagnosis tests have so far been carried out across the country,” the ministry added while announcing “34 cities are rated red, 69 cities are orange, 291 cities are yellow, and 54 cities are blue.”