News18» News»World»Iran Records 65 More Deaths Due to Coronavirus, Toll Climbs to 6,156
1-MIN READ

Iran Records 65 More Deaths Due to Coronavirus, Toll Climbs to 6,156

A man wearing a protective face mask prays at a mosque in Tehran, Iran, April 30, 2020. 

WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Ali Khara via REUTERS

A man wearing a protective face mask prays at a mosque in Tehran, Iran, April 30, 2020. WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Ali Khara via REUTERS

The total number of diagnosed cases in Iran, one of the hardest hit Middle Eastern countries, has reached 96,448.

Iran's death toll from new coronavirus increased by 65 in the past 24 hours to 6,156 on Saturday, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said in a statement on state TV.

The total number of diagnosed cases in Iran, one of the hardest hit Middle Eastern countries, has reached 96,448, he said, adding that 2,787 were in critical condition.

first published:May 02, 2020, 16:20 IST