TEHRAN, Feb 26: Coronavirus death toll mounted to 19 in Iran, Iranian Health Ministry said on late Tuesday.
It added that a total of 139 people have been affected by coronavirus in Iran.
According to the state-run IRNA agency, Public Relations Director of Health Ministry, Kianoush Jahanpour, said that the patients diagnosed with coronavirus symptom included 15 in Qom, nine people in Gilan, 4 in Tehran, one in Markazi province, 3 in Khuzestan, two in Sistan-Baluchestan province, one in Kermanshah, one in Ardebil, one in Mazandaran, one in Lorestan, two in Fars province, one in Semnan, two in Kohgiluyeh-Boyerahmad and one in Hormuzgan province.
He suggested people to stay at home and avoid unnecessary trips. (KUNA)