Iran's death toll from Covid-19 rises by 89
Iran has reported 89 new deaths from coronavirus over the past 24 hours, bringing the number of deaths from the virus to 58,625, the Health Ministry Spokeswoman Sima Lari said in her daily press conference on Tuesday.
After 7,640 more people tested positive for coronavirus in the past 24 hours, the number of infections has risen to 1,481,396 in the country.
There are at least 3,762 people in intensive care units, Lari said, adding that, of those tested positive for the virus, more than, 1,266,518 patients have been discharged from hospital after being cured.
So far, at least 9,779,202 tests have been taken across the country to detect infected cases, said the Health Ministry spokeswoman.
According to Worldometer, which is a reference website that provides counters and real-time statistics for diverse topics, the global death toll from coronavirus has reached 2,338,203 with 107,074,244 cases and more than 78,953,376 recoveries.