Quarantine center for suspected coronavirus cases in Tehran, February 5, 2020. (ISNA)

March 24, 2020

The mother-in-law of one of Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s sons has died of coronavirus, state media reported on Monday.

Ezat Khamooshi died of coronavirus in a hospital in Tehran on Sunday, the official IRNA news agency reported on Monday.

Khamooshi was the mother-in-law of cleric Meysam Khamenei, one of the sons of Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.

At least 16 Iranian regime figures have died due to the novel coronavirus since the beginning of the outbreak in the Islamic Republic.

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