The test carried out on Deputy Minister of Health , Iraj Harirchi, had confirmed that he had been infected by the virus.
Up to now 15 corona virus infected deaths have been reported from Iran with 95 patients with infection.
He released a self recorded video clip where he accepted the infection
“I too had been infected by Corona virus. I was suffering from high temperate last night. I underwent relevant medical tests last night that confirmed my infection. I have already started treatments”
He alarmed Iran citizens about the spreading of the virus while requesting not corner any one based on the virus.
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