Tehran (IP) - The spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health announced on Friday that 1,016,835 people in the country have been infected with the coronavirus, and 708,106 of the total infected people recovered.

Iran PressIran news: According to definitive laboratory findings from yesterday to December 04, 2020, newly diagnosed patients with COVID-19 reached 13,341 cases out of whom 1,996 patients were hospitalized, the Spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health Sima Sadat Lari stated. 

She added that in the past 24 hours, 347 COVID-19 patients had lost their lives, bringing the total death toll to 49,695. 5,824 COVID-19 patients are in critical condition. So far, 6,298,438 COVID-19 diagnosis tests have been conducted across the country, the Health Ministry spokeswoman noted. Currently, 64 counties are in the red zone, 278 are in the orange zone, and 106 are in the yellow zone.

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