Regime’s Health Ministry: More than 10,000 infected with COVID-19 in 24 hours, 81 cities are red and orange, and 277 are yellow
- Director of the Medical Organization’s Public Relations: Only about 161,000 people have been vaccinated, which is 0.2% of the country’s 83 million population. (State-run media Arman, March 30, 2021)
- Alireza Zali, head of the National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT) in Tehran: One-third of COVID-19 patients in the capital need ICU. (Mehr news agency, March 30, 2021)
- Payam Tabarsi, member of the NCCT’s Scientific Committee: The capital’s hospitals situation is worrying. Hospital beds are fully occupied. (Mehr news agency, March 30, 2021)
- Isfahan University of Medical Sciences: The number of identified COVID-19 patients has tripled, and hospitalizations have doubled compared to late February. (Mehr, March 30, 2021)
The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, that the Coronavirus death toll in 526 cities had exceeded 240,200. The number of victims in Tehran has reached 55,601, Isfahan 15,625, Khuzestan 14,029, Lorestan 10,148, East Azerbaijan 9,518, West Azerbaijan 9,028, Gilan 8,411, Fars 7,057, Kerman 5,309, Central Province 4,978, Semnan 4,140, North Khorasan 3,633, Ardabil 2,982, Zanjan 2,600, and South Khorasan 2,336.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)
March 30, 2021