Tehran (IP) - The spokeswoman for the Iranian Ministry of Health, Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that fortunately, 286,642 patients have recovered and discharged so far.

Iran Press/Iran News: Sima Sadat Lari also said, so far, 328,844 people in the country have definitely been infected with the COVID-19.

The spokeswoman for the Ministry of Health Monday referred to the latest data on the coronavirus and the deaths caused by the virus, saying: "According to the definitive laboratory findings and from yesterday to 10 August, 2,132 new patients with COVID-19 were diagnosed."

"Also, the number of patients with this disease reached 328,844. 

1067 of the new patients were hospitalized," she added.

The Spokeswoman said, "Unfortunately, in the past 24 hours, 189 COVID-19 patients have lost their lives, and 18,616 people have lost their lives in the country to date."

The official stated: "3,992 patients are in intensive care units. 2,711,817 COVID-19 diagnosis tests have been conducted in the country.

According to the spokeswoman, Tehran, Mazandaran, Golestan, East Azerbaijan, Ardabil, Isfahan, Alborz, Khorasan Razavi, Kerman, North Khorasan, Semnan, Yazd, Markazi, and Gilan provinces are in a critical situation (Red status).

Fars, West Azerbaijan, Bushehr, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Ilam, Zanjan, Hamedan, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, Lorestan and Qom provinces are on alert, she concluded.


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