0933 GMT December 02, 2022
The Health Ministry put the total number of people infected with the coronavirus at 6,200,200 after the detection of 1,706 new cases from Monday to Tuesday, according to IRNA.
The ministry added that 358 COVID patients were also hospitalized during the same period.
Some 2,470 victims of COVID-19 are in severe condition and are being treated in intensive care facilities, it said.
The ministry also said that over 59.95 million Iranians have received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, over 52.26 million have received the second dose, and more than 8.75 million have gotten booster shots.