The latest report from the country’s health ministry has revealed through the announcement that they detected 8,751 new infections in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry’s spokesperson Sima Lari, this brings the total number of coronavirus cases to 1,855,674.
Lari said during her daily briefing on Sunday that the disease has claimed 89 lives since Saturday, which brings the death toll to 62,397.
She added that over 1,593,219 people had gained recovery while some 3,928 others are experiencing the critical condition.
But with the situation on the ground, over 12.6 million tests have been taken across the country to detect infected cases, she added.
With the overall infection cases worldwide with the latest update, more than 127 million COVID-19 infections have been detected around the globe while the death toll has passed 2,79 million.
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