Some 8,495 new cases of infection with the COVID-19 were found over the past 24 hours, 784 of whom were hospitalized, Lari said.
She added that with the 86 new victims, the country’s total COVID-19 deaths mounted to 60,276.
Lari noted that 1,406,845 patients out of a total of 1,648,174 infected people have recovered or been discharged from the hospitals.
Some 3,738 other COVID-19 patients are in critical condition and being treated in intensive care units, the spokeswoman said.
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