MEK: Coronavirus Disaster in 480 Cities in Iran Takes 213,400 Lives
The dire situation of coronavirus fatalities continues in Iran, according to a thorough report compiled by the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), and the People’s Mujahedin of Iran (PMOI / MEK Iran) announced on, February 8, 2021, that the Coronavirus death toll in 480 cities across Iran had exceeded 213,400.
The number of victims in Tehran is 51,291 in Tehran, 13,650 in Isfahan, 10,644 in Khuzestan, 8902 in Mazandaran, 8723 in Lorestan, 8113 in East Azerbaijan, 7611 in Gilan, 6432 in Fars, 5043 in Hamedan, 4734 in Kerman, 3917 in Yazd, 2359 in Qazvin, 2310 in Zanjan, and 1594 in Kohgiluyeh & Boyer Ahmad. This is in addition to reports obtained from other provinces.
Deaths will rise in the next two weeks
Masoud Mardani, a member of the National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT), said that there is a surge in the number of COVID-19 patients in the country.
Hence the number of hospitalizations and deaths will rise in the next two weeks. (State-run media, Shafaghna, February 8, 2021)
Reopening is a dangerous move
Hamid Souri, head of the NCCT epidemiology Committee, said that the current situation of the epidemic is very fragile, the recent reopening is a mistaken and dangerous move. (ISNA news agency, February 8, 2021)
Head of Sina Hospital in Tehran, said that the third week of February is the time when the fourth COVID-19 outbreak will strike. All people are at risk for a virus that is five times more infectious and three times more likely to kill. (ISNA, February 8, 2021)
Ahvaz University of Medical Sciences: The number of patients with COVID-19 in Khuzestan Province is rising rapidly and exponentially. If not controlled, we will have a harder and more severe peak than the first peak. (ISNA, February 8, 2021)
Sabzevar University of Medical Sciences: The number of COVID-19 patients admitted has tripled. With the continuation of this situation, we will be facing the fourth wave of Coronavirus.
West Azerbaijan University of Medical Sciences: In the past 24 hours, 332 new COVID-19 cases were registered, which was the highest in the past 50 days. (IRNA news agency, February 8, 2021)
Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences: In the past two weeks, the Covid-19 outbreak has been very severe in most rural areas of Hormozgan Province. (IRNA, February 8, 2021)
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran’s (NCRI): the astounding rise in the coronavirus death toll and the upward trend of the crisis in many provinces in Iran are due to the clerical regime’s inhuman policies. The only thing the mullahs are concerned about is to preserve their disgraceful rule.
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