Coronavirus: Iran records 3,521 COVID-19 cases, death toll rises above 25,000

3,521 new cases were identified in the last 24 hours in Iran. (File photo: Reuters)

Iran’s death toll from the novel coronavirus rose by 175 to 25,015 on Thursday, the highest in the Middle East, with the total number of identified cases spiking to 436,319 in the country, according to health ministry.

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Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari told state TV that 3,521 new cases were identified in the last 24 hours in Iran.

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Last Update: Thursday, 24 September 2020 KSA 13:50 - GMT 10:50
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