Sep 01, 2020 16:35 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Sep 02, 2020 10:57 Asia/Tehran]

Tehran (IP) - The spokeswoman for the Iranian Ministry of Health, Sima Sadat Lari said on Tuesday that fortunately, 325,124 patients have recovered from COVID-19 and discharged from hospitals so far.

Iran Press/Iran news: Iranian Health Ministry Spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Tuesday, September 1, that the total number of coronavirus infection cases in the country has reached 376,894. 

Sima Sadat Lari added: "With 101 new deaths in the past 24 hours, the death toll from the virus has reached 21,672." 

She also said 1,682 new cases were diagnosed since yesterday, 786 of whom were hospitalized.

Iranian Health official also stated that the number of those who have so far recovered from the viral infection stands at 325,124.

According to the spokeswoman, 3,709 patients are in critical condition. 

The spokeswoman also added that 3,256,122 coronavirus diagnostic tests have been carried out in Iran so far. 

Lari said: "According to the latest corona information in the country, the provinces of Tehran, Mazandaran, Gilan, Qom, Isfahan, Khorasan Razavi, East Azerbaijan, Kerman, North Khorasan, Semnan, Yazd, Zanjan, and Qazvin are in the red situation."

"Also, the provinces of West Azerbaijan, Alborz, Fars, Lorestan, Hormozgan, Ardabil, Bushehr, Kermanshah, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, South Khorasan, Markazi, Ilam, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Golestan, and Khuzestan are on alert," she concluded.


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