Over 108 million COVID vaccines injected in Iran
The Iranian Health Ministry said on Tuesday that more than 108 million jabs of COVID-19 vaccines have been injected across the country.
According to Tasnim News Agency, new figures released by the Health Ministry indicate that more than 108.41 million doses of coronavirus vaccines have been administered in the country as of Tuesday, with over 58.29 million people having received the first dose of the vaccine.
While more than 39.52 million coronavirus diagnostic tests have been carried out in Iran so far, the total number of people tested positive has exceeded 6,141,000 following the detection of 3,514 new cases since Monday.
Of the new cases detected in the past 24 hours, 584 patients have been admitted to the hospital.
At least 5,936,900 patients have recovered from the coronavirus infection so far or have been discharged from hospitals across Iran.
The ministry also put the death toll from COVID-19 in Iran at 130,356, saying the disease has taken the lives of 79 patients over the past 24 hours.
Among those undergoing treatment in medical centers at present, 3,213 coronavirus patients are in the intensive care units.
The number of people infected with COVID-19 across the world has surpassed 266 million and the death toll has exceeded 5.28 million.