Iran: Coronavirus death toll in 533 cities surpasses 242,700
The coronavirus fatalities
The number of victims in Tehran has reached 55,976, Isfahan 15,805, Khorasan Razavi 15,665, Khuzestan 14,324, Mazandaran 10,350, Lorestan 10,248, East Azerbaijan 9,683, West Azerbaijan 9,103, Qom 8,725, Gilan 8,511, Fars 7,117, Golestan 6,260, Sistan and Baluchestan 5,611, Kerman 5,364, Central Province 5,038, Semnan 4,230, Qazvin 2,754, and Ilam 2,481.
The fourth wave of the coronavirus outbreak
Hassan Rouhani blames people and their reunions and visits during Iranian New Year (Nowruz) for the fourth wave of the coronavirus outbreak, he brazenly announced that Ramadan ceremonies would be held in yellow cities, an action that will lead to many more deaths.
The mullahs’ regime Health Ministry said: coronavirus is spreading with added speed this time. The sharper slope of the daily infection trend relative to the second and third outbreaks is very worrying. (IRNA news agency, April 3, 2021)
The spokesperson for the mullahs regime’s Health Ministry said: “The faster pace of the new number of cases per day, in comparison to the second and third coronavirus waves, is extremely concerning. Considering the spread of the mutated coronavirus strain across the country and the fast transmission rate of this virus, this time around it is spreading at a much higher speed,”. The regime’s official IRNA news agency.
The acceleration of coronavirus infection is very severe
The mullahs’ regime Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi, said: The acceleration of the coronavirus outbreak infection and hospitalization is very severe. In the previous peaks, some provinces were at their peak, while others were descending, but all provinces except Khuzestan are ascending. The total number of hospitalizations has doubled. (State TV, April 2, 2021)
Governor of Tehran said: In Tehran Province, despite the medical staff’s efforts, we are witnessing an unstable condition in the Coronavirus crisis management. (Tasnim news agency, April 3, 2021)
The head of technology at the Covid-19 Task Force Ehsan Mohebbi warned about the possibility of thousands of deaths on Friday he said, “The sudden increase in the number of hospitalized Covid-19 patients has broken previous records. The number of hospitalized patients this week has increased by 3,500 in comparison to last week.” The regime’s official IRNA news agency.
Isfahan Medical Sciences University spokesperson said: “The number of hospitalized patients has reached 1,020. There are 134 coronavirus patients in the ICU section.” The regime’s official Mehr News Agency.
Kermanshah Medical Sciences University deputy dean said: “Currently, 70 percent of UK strain coronavirus tests are positive, and we can say that this virus has effectively replaced the previous one.” The regime’s official IRNA news agency.
Arak Medical Sciences University dean said: “The fourth wave of coronavirus has officially started and we must think of controlling the spread and decreasing the number of cases and deaths, and we must do this in conditions that the medical staff is extremely exhausted. Arak will be faced with tough days.” The regime’s official ISNA news agency.
Ilam Medical Sciences University dean said on Saturday, “The capacity to accept Covid-19 patients is fast running out.” The regime’s official Mehr News Agency.
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