Iran Daily Death Toll from Coronavirus Exceeds 120

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – The daily death toll from the coronavirus in Iran surpassed 120 as the total number of cases since the outbreak of the disease in the country is about to hit 210,000, the Health Ministry’s spokeswoman said. Speaking at a press conference on Tuesday, Sima Sadat Lari put the daily death toll from coronavirus in Iran at 9,863, saying the disease has taken the lives of 121 patients over the past 24 hours. She said the total number of people tested positive for COVID-19 in the country has risen to 209,970 following the detection of 2,445 new cases since yesterday.