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Iran coronavirus update: Over 408,800 deaths, 200 dying per day in Tehran

The novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has taken the lives of over 408,800 people throughout Iran, according to the Iranian opposition PMOI/MEK
The novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has taken the lives of over 408,800 people throughout Iran, according to the Iranian opposition PMOI/MEK

Reporting by PMOI/MEK

Iran, September 6, 2021—Over 408,800 people have died of the novel coronavirus in 547 cities checkered across all of Iran’s 31 provinces, according to reports tallied by the Iranian opposition People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) as of Monday afternoon local time, September 6. The official death toll declared by the regime stands at 111,257 around a fourth of the actual figure.

The coronavirus death toll in various provinces include: 96,046 in Tehran, 31,485 in Razavi Khorasan, 26,930 in Isfahan, 25,131 in Khuzestan, 14,644 in Fars, 14,613 in East Azerbaijan, 14,388 in West Azerbaijan, 14,140 in Gilan, 14,020 in Lorestan, 11,975 in Sistan & Baluchistan, 11,908 in Alborz, 11,295 in Qom, 10,617 in Kerman, 7868 in Hamedan, 7663 in Markazi (Central), 7183 in Kermanshah, 6402 in Kurdistan, 5870 in Semnan, 5294 in North Khorasan, 5120 in Ardabil, 4659 in Bushehr, 4494 in Qazvin, 3978 in Ilam, and 3661 in South Khorasan. This is in addition to reports obtained from other provinces.

The regime’s Health Ministry announced the mullahs’ engineered Covid-19 numbers from the past 24 hours on Monday as 583 deaths and 27,579 new cases. Furthermore, 7628 patients are in ICUs and 3973 of the new cases have been hospitalized.

Infographic-PMOI/MEK reports over 408,800 coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths in Iran

Infographic-PMOI/MEK reports over 408,800 coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths in Iran

 

“During the past few days once again the capital’s coronavirus stats have begun to rise and in contrast to last week, when the daily death rate had decreased to below 160, we are witnessing a rising trend once more. We have also been seeing this across the country,” said a member of the Tehran City Council on Monday, according to the Fars news agency, an outlet linked to the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC).

“In the Tehran province Covid-19 Task Force session it was reported that last week a daily average of 200 people lost their lives to coronavirus,” according to a Monday report published by the state-run Khabar Online website.

“More than 92 percent of the coronavirus death cases in Ilam province are of those who have not been vaccinated, and less than eight percent were vaccinated with one or two doses,” said the dean of Ilam Medical Sciences University on Sunday, according to the regime's official IRNA news agency.

“The numbers of new cases and those being hospitalized have risen at such a rate that there are no longer any empty beds available. Hospitals are in critical circumstances. During the past 24 hours 14 people have lost their lives to coronavirus,” said the dean of North Khorasan Medical Sciences University on Monday, according to the semi-official ISNA news agency.

“Currently we have 4172 coronavirus patients hospitalized, of which 544 are in ICUs. During the past 24 hours 42 patients have died of coronavirus,” according to a Monday report released by the Isfahan and Kashan Medical Sciences universities.

In Qom province dean of the local Medical Sciences University said on Sunday that 60 to 80 percent of the patients entering the hospitals’ emergency branches are in dire conditions. “Hospitals must think about increasing their number of ICU beds. Coronavirus has not been stabilized in Qom and each day 130 to 150 new cases are being hospitalized,” this official added, according to the regime's official IRNA news agency.

“A shortage of IV fluids is reported in Tabriz pharmacies. These shortages have left patients in additional suffering, and they roam the city for hours in search of a single IV fluid pack… Currently IV fluids are no longer found in most pharmacies across the city of Tabriz. A small distribution of imported IV fluids does not provide for all the patients and the long lines of people outside pharmacies,” according to a Monday report wired by the Mehr news agency, an outlet linked to the regime's Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS).

 

 

“During the past 24 hours 24 coronavirus patients have lost their lives. There are 2190 patients hospitalized, of which 329 are in ICUs, and 70 are under ventilators,” according to a Monday statement released by the West Azerbaijan Medical Sciences University.

Deputy dean of Lorestan Medical Sciences University said on Monday that they are forecasting three different scenarios regarding coronavirus—red, black, collapse. “In a scientific calculation conducted on the delta variant, we need at least 220 beds in red circumstances and 1050 beds in black circumstances added across the province in order to have our hospitals and other medical centers able to accept 1900 to 2950 patients,” this official added, according to the semi-official ISNA news agency.

“During the past 24 hours we have lost 22 patients to coronavirus and currently we have 1254 patients hospitalized,” said the dean of Alborz Medical Sciences University on Monday, according to the semi-official ISNA news agency.

Iran coronavirus outbreak death toll interactive map