Iran’s vice president infected with coronavirus
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb.27
Iran’s Vice President for Women and Family Affairs Masoumeh Ebtekar has tested positive for the coronavirus, Trend reports citing Iran’s state news agency.
Twenty-six people have died in Iran so far due to coronavirus, Spokesman for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education Kiyanush Jahanpur said.
“Some 245 people have been infected in Iran so far, out of whom 106 people have been infected over the past day,” the spokesman said.
Iran is one of the recent countries, affected by the rapidly-spreading coronavirus.