Coronavirus: Iran’s death toll reaches 1,934, total cases 24,811

An Iranian woman wears a protective face mask, following the coronavirus outbreak, as she talks on the phone, in Tehran, Iran March 5, 2020. (WANA via Reuters)

Iran's death toll from the coronavirus outbreak increased by 122 in the past 24 hours to1,934, Health Ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said onTuesday.

The total number of people diagnosed with the disease increased by 1,762 in the past 24 hours, to 24,811, he added onstate TV.

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Last Update: Tuesday, 24 March 2020 KSA 13:00 - GMT 10:00