New cases of corona that have surfaced in Iran during the last 24 hours have put the government to sleep. These circumstances are at a time when a lockdown has already been imposed in Tehran in view of this. Iran’s Health Ministry has said that during the last 24 hours, 27,444 new cases have been reported in the country and 250 patients have died. After this, the death toll from corona infection here has gone up to 87624. At the same time, about 35 lakh people are corona infected in the country. Significantly, the government has imposed strict restrictions in some places in view of the increasing cases of corona in the country. Lockdown has been imposed in some other places including Tehran.
In view of the increasing cases, the lockdown has been imposed for the fifth time in the adjoining Elbroz province including Tehran. Its term will end on July 27. The government has banned the opening of markets, public offices, cinemas, fitness centers, restaurants during this period. On Tuesday, Tehran’s provincial governor Anoshirvan Bandape issued a red alert here. He has said that all the hospitals in the province are full of patients at this time. Let us tell you that during the last wave that came in Iran, the maximum number of 25582 new cases were reported in April. On this day 400 deaths were recorded in the country, which was less than 486 in a day in November 2020.
Recently, the Iran Authority has warned people about the new wave. It said that the outbreak of the Delta variant is spreading rapidly in the country. Let us tell you that Iran is the most affected country in Central Asia by Corona. Here, out of about eight and a half crore citizens approved for the vaccine, only 2 percent of the people have been given both doses of the corona vaccine so far. Most of the doses given here are Sputnik made by Russia and Sinoform made by China.