MEK Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll in 541 Cities Exceeds 273,200
The number of victims across the country
The number of victims in Tehran has reached 62,771, Isfahan 17,910, Khorasan Razavi 17,055, Khuzestan 16,674, Mazandaran 11,390, East Azerbaijan 11,183, West Azerbaijan 10,213, Gilan 9,511, Fars 8,444, Alborz 7,153, Sistan and Baluchestan 6,251, Hamedan 6,173, Kerman 6,154, Central Province 5,718, Semnan 4,820, Kurdistan 4,732, Ardabil 3,452, Qazvin 3,179, Hormozgan 3,175, Bushehr 2,844, South Khorasan 2,676, and Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari 2,230.
Rohani once again blamed the people
Hassan Rouhani blatantly blamed the people for the Coronavirus crisis again, saying: “If we face the fifth virus outbreak, it’s because the health protocols have not been observed.”
Director-General of the state welfare office said: Vaccination of the first phase of rehabilitation centers will take 75 days. (IRNA news agency, May 1, 2021)
Six provinces likely to reach the peak
The National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT) Alireza Raisi said: Six provinces of Tehran, Alborz, Qazvin, South Khorasan, Hormozgan, and Sistan and Baluchestan are likely to reach the peak of the disease in the coming days. Southern provinces are at risk for mutated viruses, especially the South African variant. (ISNA news agency, May 1, 2021)
Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences spokesperson: Last week, the COVID-19 death rate in Hormozgan increased five-fold. (ISNA, May 1, 2021)
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences spokesperson: 2,223 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized in the Province, 395 in ICU. In the past 24 hours, 41 patients have died. (Mehr news agency, May 1, 2021)
Maryam Rajavi message
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (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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