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Iran confirms 13 coronavirus cases

February 21, 2020  15:14

An official with Iran’s Health Ministry said on Friday that 13 new cases of the Covid-19 have been confirmed in the country.

Most of the infected individuals are either residents of Qom or have recently visited the city, said Kianoush Jahanpour, the spokesman of the Islamic Republic Ministry of Health, Mehr agency reported.

Out of these 13 new cases, seven are in Qom, four in Tehran, and two in Gilan provinces.

“Unfortunately, two of the new confirmed case have passed away,” he added.

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