MEK Iran: Coronavirus Update
The number of victims across Iran
The number of victims in Tehran has reached 93,196, Khorasan Razavi 29,435, Isfahan 26,170, Khuzestan 24,406, Mazandaran 15,400, East Azerbaijan 14,248, Fars 14,127,West Azerbaijan 13,913, Lorestan 13,810, Gilan 13,640, Sistan and Baluchestan 11,765, Alborz 11,573, Qom 11,105, Kerman 10,298, Golestan 9,440, Kermanshah 6,968, Hormozgan 6,875, Yazd 6,833, Kurdistan 6,222, Semnan 5,785, North Khorasan 5,224, Ardabil 4,950, Bushehr 4,559, Zanjan 3,970, Ilam 3,908, and South Khorasan 3,606.
Tehran’s Behesht Zahra Cemetery
Tehran’s Behesht Zahra Cemetery: 40% of the country’s COVId-19 deaths are buried in Behesht Zahra Cemetery, and 12,000 have been transferred to other places after ritual washing of dead bodies. (Mehr news agency, August 31, 2021)
Kurdistan Province number of patients exceeds 500 daily
“The COVID-19 record in Kurdistan Province breaks again, and the number of patients exceeds 500 daily. Eight hundred and fifty out of 900 hospital beds are occupied. (IRNA news agency, August 31, 2021)
Ardabil University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “The COVID-19 red status continues in the Province. The hospitals are full, and we will see an increase in deaths in the next few days,”. (IRNA, August 31, 2021)
Tarbiat Modares (Tehran) University
Tarbiat Modares (Tehran) University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “About 3,000 students had received the COVID-19 vaccine when orders came (from the higher authorities) to halt the students’ vaccination,”. (State-run media, Salamat news, August 31, 2021)
Abadan University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “We are facing a severe shortage of oxygen capsules. The oxygen generator of Abadan Taleghani Hospital and Valiasr Hospital of Khorramshahr is out of order, and more than 200 oxygen capsules are needed to supply oxygen to patients,”. (IRNA, August 31, 2021)
Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “The number of COVID-19 patients has increased by 249% compared to the previous month, and the number of hospitalizations has increased by 136%,”. (ISNA news agency, August 31, 2021)
Maryam Rajavi message
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), “The countless number of people killed by the coronavirus in Iran, leaving thousands of our compatriots grieving every day, are heart-wrenching for any freedom-loving and conscientious human being.”
Khamenei fears the eruption of more uprisings. To close ranks against popular protests, he opened the path for spreading the coronavirus in Iran and installed Ebrahim Raisi, the henchman of the 1988Massacre, as president.
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