Six people died from the coronavirus Covid-19 in Iran. Has infected at least 28 people, among them the head of one of the districts of the capital of Iran Tehran. Authorities closed schools and called for an end to religious meetings.
This told the press Secretary of the Ministry of health of Iran, Kianosh Jahanpur February 22, writes .
The total number of people in Iran, who confirmed the coronavirus Covid-19 – 28. Six dead. The majority of cases recorded in the city of Qom, located 120 kilometers South of Tehran.
- On Saturday, February 22, test positive for coronavirus have received the mayor of 13th district of Tehran Morteza Rahmanzade – he was hospitalized with symptoms of the disease a day earlier.
To prevent the epidemic, the authorities of Iran have already decided to close schools and universities in the cities of Qom and Arak. Also urge to stop there for worship.
Coronavirus in numbers / Infographic 24 channel
Coronavirus in the world: latest data
As of February 22, 2020 was:
- 77661 case Covid-19
- 2360 (3,0%) patients died,
- 20925 (26,9%) – recovered.
Outside of China – 1267 cases of infection in 27 countries. In particular, the 64 cases in Europe:
- Italy – 20
- Germany – 16,
- France – 12
- UK – 9,
- Russia and Spain – 2,
- Finland, Sweden and Belgium – 1.
In Ukraine, a single laboratory confirmed case is not fixed.