Appalling COVID-19 conditions in Tehran with more than 8,000 hospitalizations and 20,000 outpatients
• Nader Tavakoli, the spokesperson for the National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT): We have not had such an experience in Tehran in the past 16 months. We do not have a precise estimate of how long this increasing pattern will continue. 60% of the hospital beds are allocated to COVID-19 patients, and still, we have been unable to overcome the situation. (Fars news agency, July 24, 2021)
• Khomeini Hospital Deputy: The fifth COVID-19 outbreak results are getting worse by the minute. Outpatient visits have increased dramatically, and we had a new record in hospitalizations over the past 17 months. (State-run media, Arya, July 24, 2021)
• Golestan University of Medical Sciences: In many cities, the COVID-19 hospitalization has exceeded the red condition. (Fars, July 24, 2021)
• Shiraz University of Medical Sciences: In the past 24 hours, 363 new COVID-19 patients were admitted, and the number of hospitalizations in the Province reached 2,502. (Fars, July 24, 2021)
The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on Saturday, July 24, 2021, that the Coronavirus fatalities in 547 cities had exceeded 336,800. The number of victims in Tehran has reached 78,526, Isfahan 22,825, Khuzestan 21,426, Khorasan Razavi 20,425, Mazandaran 13,025, Fars 11,417, Alborz 9,683, Sistan and Baluchestan 9,276, Kerman 8,183, Golestan 7,885, Central Province 6,878, Yazd 5,772, Hormozgan 5,580, Semnan 5,390, Bushehr 3,804, Ilam 3,501, South Khorasan 3,101, and Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari 2,735.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)
July 24, 2021