CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS IN IRAN SURPASSES 10,000
Iranian health ministry confirmed on Thursday that the total number of coronavirus infections across the country has reached 10,075. Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur told reporters that 75 people had died from COVID-19 infection in the past 24 hours of march 13, which raises the total death toll to 429. “We have identified 1,075 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, meaning that there are 10,075 infected people in the country,” the spokesperson added. He noted that 3,276 patient have recovered after receiving treatment at hospitals. Tehran, Qom, Esfahan, Gilan, Mazandaran, Alborz are the worst affected provinces of Iran according to the detailed statistics.