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Iran: Staggering Number of Corona Victims Is More Than 332,800

NCRI logoCOVID-19 hospitalization in Tehran exceeds 8,000, daily outpatients reach 20,000 for the first time

• Ali Rabiee, the spokesperson for Rouhani’s government: All offices in Tehran and Alborz provinces will be closed from Tuesday to Sunday next week due to COVID-19 restrictions. (Mehr news agency, July 19, 2021)

• Alireza Zali, head of the National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT) in Tehran: The fifth COVID-19 outbreak will stay in Tehran for another two weeks, and the situation will be red. In the coming days, we will have an increase in hospitalizations. (Mehr, July 19, 2021)

• Regime’s parliament deputy from Zahedan: The highest COVID-19 death toll in the country is in Sistan and Baluchestan Province. Out of every 100 COVID-19 patients, ten die. (ISNA news agency, July 19, 2021)

• Ardabil University of Medical Sciences: This week, the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations has doubled, and Ardabil is entering a critical situation. (Mehr, July 19, 2021)

• Golestan University of Medical Sciences: The number of children infected with COVID-19 is increasing, and currently, 41 are hospitalized. (IRNA news agency, July 19, 2021)

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/ MEK) announced this afternoon, Monday, July 19, 2021, that the Coronavirus fatalities in 547 cities had exceeded 332,800. The number of victims in Tehran has reached 77,596, Isfahan 22,530, Khuzestan 21,166, Khorasan Razavi 20,235, Mazandaran 12,885, West Azerbaijan 12,258, Fars 11,247, Gilan 10,831, Qom 10,065, Alborz 9,508, Sistan and Baluchestan 8,911, Kerman 7,983, Golestan 7,785, Yazd 5,652, and Hormozgan 5,405.

Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)
July 19, 2021