An Iranian woman wearing a face mask buys fruits in a market in Tehran. Photo: EPA-EFE
An Iranian woman wearing a face mask buys fruits in a market in Tehran. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Iran to check everyone for Covid-19 as death toll surges past 500

  • Iran is one of the countries worst affected by the pandemic outside China, with a death toll of 514 and 11,364 infections
  • Iran’s security forces will clear the streets nationwide within 24 hours in a bid to stop the virus spreading

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An Iranian woman wearing a face mask buys fruits in a market in Tehran. Photo: EPA-EFE
An Iranian woman wearing a face mask buys fruits in a market in Tehran. Photo: EPA-EFE
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