Iran’s coronavirus infection numbers fall short of accuracy due to limited testing, the country’s deputy health minister said on Wednesday.

The country’s real coronavirus figures are definitely higher than the daily data announced by the country’s Health Ministry, Alireza Raisi told reporters.

Raisi said, however, the real figures are not two- or threefold the official ones.

Given the limited number of tests, no country can say the definite number of people infected by the virus, he underlined.

Highlighting that the number of daily infections in Iran has been falling, he warned that one should not assume that the country

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