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Iran: Coronavirus Takes the Lives of 497,300

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A Severe Shortage of Omicron Test Kits in Isfahan. Only One Percent of Omicron Cases Are Tested

  • The regime’s Health Ministry: With the emergence of Omicron and its rapid transmission, we do not know what to expect. Hormozgan, Tehran, and Khorasan provinces have the highest infection rate in the country. It may be difficult to deal with. (Mehr news agency, January 13, 2022)
  • Qom Medical University: Coronavirus infection is increasing in the Province. Hospitalizations will increase in the next few weeks. (IRNA news agency, January 13, 2022)
  • In Semnan, Coronavirus infection has quadrupled compared to the beginning of this week, and COVID-19 hospitalized patients have tripled compared to 72 hours ago. (Mehr, January 13, 2022)
  • Ardabil Medical University: In February, there is a possibility of the beginning of a new Coronavirus outbreak in Ardabil, and the predominant strain will be Omicron. (Mehr, January 13, 2022)

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on January 13, 2022, that the Coronavirus death toll in 547 cities has exceeded 497,300. In Tehran, the number of victims has reached 116,180, Khorasan Razavi 40,060, Isfahan 34,470, East Azerbaijan 17,198, Alborz 14,503, Sistan and Baluchestan 13,715, Hamedan 9,218, Hormozgan 8,230, Ardabil 6,340, and South Khorasan 4,406.

Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)
January 13, 2022