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Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Exceeds 486,400

NCRI logoSince opening schools on September 21, 1,591 students in Tarom became infected with Coronavirus

• The regime’s Health Ministry: We have not been fully vaccinated. The cold season and the reopening of schools could take us to the sixth COVID-19 outbreak. (Tasnim news agency, December 8, 2021)

  • “Despite the red COVID-19 status of the country, the National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT) decisions were not effective in preventing the severity of the fifth COVID-19 outbreak. (Mehr news agency, December 8, 2021)
  • Tabriz Medical University: More than 60% of nurses in the Province were infected with COVID-19. At least 1,000 nurses must be added to the Province's medical staff. (ISNA news agency, December 8, 2021)
  • In Semnan, COVID-19 mortality has quadrupled compared to yesterday, and the number of COVID-19 patients has increased significantly. (Mehr, December 8, 2021)

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, that the COVID-19 death toll in 547 cities has reached 486,400. In Tehran, the death toll has passed 113,905, Isfahan 33,410, Khuzestan 29,490, West Azerbaijan 18,313, Fars 18,200, Mazandaran 17,730, East Azerbaijan 16,773, Sistan and Baluchestan 13,460, Hormozgan 8,075, Qazvin 5,624, and Zanjan 4,630.

Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)
December 8, 2021