Workers in Iran carry the body of a coronavirus victim to morgue to prepare it for burial. April 6, 2020. (Tasnim)

April 27, 2020

The death toll from the outbreak of new coronavirus in Iran rose by 96 in the past twenty four hours to 5,806, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said in a statement on state TV on Monday.

The total number of diagnosed cases of new coronavirus in Iran, one of the countries hardest hit by the outbreak in the Middle East, has reached 91,472, he said.

Reuters

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