12 March 2020 – Increased testing capacity

Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Government of Iran have increased testing capacity. Over 30 laboratories across the country now have the capacity and at least 20 more will be added.

The World Health Organisation has provided laboratory testing kits to test at least 110,000 people and seven tons of protective equipment and supplies.
Full details here: http://www.emro.who.int/pdf/irn/iran-news/delegation-of-who-and-public-health-experts-concludes-covid-19-mission-to-iran.pdf?ua=1