Iran Reports 157 Fresh Coronavirus Deaths, Total Count Crosses 2,000.

Iran Reports 157 Fresh Coronavirus Deaths, Total Count Crosses 2,000

The total coronavirus infections in Iran rose to 29,406 (File)

Tehran:

Iran on Thursday announced 157 new deaths from the novel coronavirus, raising the official number of fatalities to 2,234 in one of the world's worst-hit countries.

Health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour told a news conference that 2,389 new cases have been confirmed in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections to 29,406.

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