Iranian Ministry of Health spokesman Kianoosh Jahanpour said one person died every 10 minutes due to the new coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. “In Iran every 10 minutes a person dies because of coronavirus. While about 50 people are affected by the coronavirus in one hour, ”Jahanpour said in a post from his Twitter account.
Among other things, Jahanpour has warned citizens not to travel or visit during their Nevruz vacation, Anadolu Agency reports. Lose a doctor’s life It is reported that due to coronavirus, doctor Shirin Ruhanirad died at Shohadaye Pakdesh hospital in Tehran. While Iranian state television has broadcast footage of Ruhanirad, who was treated by coronavirus, offering medication to the sick as she had serum on her arm. In her latest interview Ruhanirad noting that she was obliged to work, she stated that “Personnel are working intensively.
No other doctor could be appointed in my country. ” Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in Iran, 10 doctors and 4 nurses have died from the epidemic. COVID-19 which appeared in China for the first time in Iran was observed in the city of Qom on February 19 and then spread all over the country. The Iranian Ministry of Health reported yesterday that the deaths due to the new coronavirus have reached 1,135, while the number of cases reached 17,361.