Iran’s Well being Ministry spokeswoman has confirmed 13,260 new instances of COVID-19 an infection prior to now 24 hours, elevating the full variety of instances to 828,377.
In a press briefing on Friday, Sima-Sadat Lari stated the virus has killed 479 sufferers since Thursday midday, growing the general demise toll to 43,896.
To date, she added, 589,025 sufferers have recovered from the illness or been discharged from the hospital.
Lari stated 5,756 sufferers are additionally in essential situations attributable to extra extreme an infection.
The spokeswoman famous that 5,706,834 COVID-19 exams have been taken throughout the nation up to now.
She stated the high-risk “purple” zones embody Tehran, Qom, Mazandaran, East Azarbaijan, Isfahan, Yazd, Ardabil, Khorasan Razavi, Khuzestan, Hamadan, West Azarbaijan, Bushehr, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, Alborz, Lorestan, Markazi, Ilam, South Khorasan, Kermanshah, North Khorasan, Semnan, Gilan, Zanjan, Qazvin, Kurdistan, and Kerman provinces.
The “orange” and “yellow” zones additionally embody Golestan, Hormozgan, Fars, and Sistan and Baluchestan provinces, she added.