COVID-19 kills 117 more Iranians over past 24 hours
IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency
Mar 15, 2022
Tehran, IRNA -- The number of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic in Iran increased to 139,180 with 117 more Iranians killed by the deadly disease over the past 24 hours, Iran's Health Ministry announced on Tuesday.
Some 117 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 139,180, Iran's Health Ministry said on Tuesday.
3,223 new cases of infection with the COVID-19 were found over the past 24 hours, 675 of whom were hospitalized, it said.
The Iranian Health Ministry noted that 6,791,854 patients out of a total of 7,130,129 infected people have recovered or been discharged from hospitals.
Some 2,531 COVID-19 patients are in critical conditions and in intensive care units, it added.
The Health Ministry also announced that 63,638,460 Iranians have received the first dose and 56,323,487 people have so far received the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Moreover, 25,347,771 people have also received the third shot as the booster jab.
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