Iran has temporarily freed about 70,000 prisoners as a result of a comprehensive coronavirusudbrud in the country.
It informs Iran's top justitschef, Ebrahim Raisi.
- the Release of prisoners will continue as long as it does not create uncertainty for the community, he says, according to the Mizan, which is justitsområdets news site.
Ebrahim Raisi has not disclosed further details about when the released prisoners must return to prison.
Iran is one of the countries hardest hit by the current virus outbreaks.
Over 6500 people have been confirmed infected with the virus.
Coronavirus has claimed the lives of nearly 200 people lost their lives in Iran.
on Friday last week rounded out the total number of confirmed infected 100,000 on a worldwide basis. On Monday, the rate has reached over 110,000 infected people, shows the latest figures from the american university John Hopkins University.
Globally and has almost 4000 people lost their lives as a result of the infection.
Virusudbruddet has its epicentrum in megapolis Wuhan in central China. It broke out at the end of december last year.
It is also in China, to clear the most individuals have been confirmed infected. Over 80,000 cases are here confirmed, while over 3,000 persons have lost their lives in China as a result of coronasmitte.
The most frequent symptoms at the coronasmitte are fever, fatigue and dry cough. It informs the world health Organization (WHO).
In Denmark, 35 persons have been confirmed infected with the coronavirus. Two people have been confirmed infected in the Faroe islands.