Covid 19 Pandemic
Covid 19 Pandemic

Seventy-four more Iranians succumb to COVID-19

Agency News

Tehran, June 9 : Iran's total death toll from COVID-19 has reached 8,425 as 74 more patients lost their lives due to the disease during the past 24 hours, declared the country's health ministry on Tuesday.

IRNA news agency quoted Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari saying that 2,095 new Corona positive cases were detected since Monday, taking the total number of cases in the country to 1,75,927 since the start of the pandemic. Lari added that till date 1,38,457 people have recovered from the disease while 2,639 patients are currently in critical condition. (UNI)