Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Iran Surpass 530,000

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – The total number of people infected with the novel coronavirus in Iran has exceeded 530,000, more than 80% percent of whom have fully recovered from the disease, the Health Ministry said. Speaking at a daily press conference on Sunday, Health Ministry Spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said the number of people tested positive for COVID-19 across the country has risen to 530,380 after the detection of 3,890 new cases since yesterday. Of the new cases detected over the past 24 hours, 1,661 patients have been admitted to the hospital, she added