Coronavirus: Iran records 121 new deaths, bringing total near 4,000

Medical staff with a coronavirus patient in Tehran. (File photo: Reuters)

Iran's new coronavirus death toll has climbed to 3,993 with 121 more deaths in the past 24 hours, a Health Ministry spokesman told state TV on Wednesday, adding that the total number of infections in the country has risen to 64,586.

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“We had 1,997 new infected cases in the past 24 hours .... there are 3,956 infected people in critical conditions,” spokesman Kianush Jahanpur added.

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