Official: Coronavirus death toll hits 1,812 in Iran
IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency
Tehran, March 23, IRNA -- Head of Iran's Health Ministry Public Relations Office Kianoush Jahanpour said on Monday that 8,376 people out of a total of 23,049 infected by the coronavirus have survived the deadly disease while 1,812 have unfortunately succumbed to death.
Jahanpour said that 1,411 new affected cases have been detected since yesterday.
Over the last 24 hours, 127 people succumbed to death due to the deadly virus, he added.
He went on to say that over 36 million people have also been screened with regard to coronavirus infection.
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