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Iranian Vice president Masoumeh Ebtekar infected with coronavirus

R Sinduja

News Editor

Masoumeh Ebtekar, Iranian vice president for women and family affairs has been infected with coronavirus reportedly. Ebtekar is the 1st member of the cabinet to be infected with the new virus. The virus has so far killed 2,800 and infected over 82,000 worldwide. Since the coronavirus outbreak has hit Iran; it marks the highest death toll from the virus outside China. Ebtekar was the English language spokesperson.