MEK Iran: Coronavirus Update
The number of victims across Iran
The number of victims in Tehran has reached 68,276, Isfahan 19,455, Khuzestan 18,189, Khorasan Razavi 17,910, East Azerbaijan 11,998, Lorestan 11,885, Mazandaran 11,880, West Azerbaijan 10,953, Gilan 9,946, Fars 9,597, Qom 9,525, Alborz 8,118, Golestan 7,140, Kerman 6,573, Hamedan 6,548, Kermanshah 5,794, Semnan 5,075, Kurdistan 5,037, Yazd 4,982, Hormozgan 3,450, Zanjan 3,220, and Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari 2,400.
Mullah regime’s officials
Mullah regime’s deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi said: The COVID-19 death toll is still high, because of the increase in virus infections in recent days. (ISNA news agency, May 19, 2021)
The National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT) spokesperson Alireza Reisi said: The total number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized in Tehran is 6,600, of which about 1,800 are admitted to ICU wards. (Javan daily, May 19, 2021)
Alborz University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “15 coronavirus patients have lost their lives in the past 24 hours and as we speak 814 coronavirus patients are hospitalized receiving medical attention, (IRNA news agency, May 19, 2021)
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “1637 coronavirus patients are hospitalized and 256 are in ICUs. During the past 24 hours we have lost 15 patients to Covid-19,” (IRNA news agency, May 19, 2021)
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: The number of COVID-19 patients admitted in the Province hospitals is still more than the number of patients who are discharged. (Mehr news agency, May 19, 2021)
Yazd University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: 330 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized in the Province. Ninety of whom are in ICU due to their deteriorating condition. (State TV and Radio news agency, May 19, 2021)
Dezful University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: 95% of the ICU beds and 90% of the normal beds are occupied by COVID-19 patients, and the medical staff is tired and the pressure on them continues. (ISNA, May 19, 2021)
Maryam Rajavi message
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI): The astounding and horrific COVID19 fatalities are the result of the criminal and plundering policies of the regime in Iran; Khamenei and Rouhani bear direct responsibility. By banning the import of the vaccine, they are creating a bigger disaster.
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