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Coronavirus Death Toll in Iran Rises to 1,934

In this Tuesday, March 17, 2020, photo, men carry their goods through mostly closed Tehran's Grand Bazaar, Iran. The new coronavirus ravaging Iran is cutting into celebrations marking the Persian New Year, known as Nowruz. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

In this Tuesday, March 17, 2020, photo, men carry their goods through mostly closed Tehran's Grand Bazaar, Iran. The new coronavirus ravaging Iran is cutting into celebrations marking the Persian New Year, known as Nowruz. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

Health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said a record 1,762 new cases have been confirmed in Iran over the past 24 hours and 24,811 people are now known to have been infected.

  • AFP Tehran
  • Last Updated: March 24, 2020, 4:01 PM IST
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Iran on Tuesday announced 122 new deaths from the novel coronavirus, raising the official toll to 1,934 in one of the world's worst hit countries.


Health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said a record 1,762 new cases have been confirmed in Iran over the past 24 hours and 24,811 people are now known to have been infected.

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  • Active Cases

    2,784

     
  • Total Confirmed

    3,072

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    212

     
  • Total DEATHS

    75

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 04 (06:00 PM)
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World

  • Active Cases

    890,399

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,201,473

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    246,383

     
  • Total DEATHS

    64,691

     
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
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