Since the beginning of the pandemic in Iran, more than 300 coronavirus patients have died in a day, Report says, citing the RIA Novosti.
According to Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari, the previous maximum number of coronavirus victims was 279.
On the air of the IRINN TV channel, a representative of the Iranian Health Ministry noted that over the past 24 hours, 4,251 people have contracted coronavirus, while 337 patients died.
The total number of people infected since February 19, when the authorities first reported the detection of COVID-19 coronavirus infection in the country, reached 534,631, victims – 30,712. Moreover, the number of people who recovered from the virus has reached at least 431,360.