Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said that stepping up the general vaccination of the people against the COVID-19 pandemic is necessary.
Raisi made the comments on Thursday in a meeting of the special committees of the National Task Force for Fighting Coronavirus on Thursday morning.
He also urged the officials to bolster the process of treating the COVID-19 outpatients who are not in critical condition.
The president also called for tightening the control over the entry into the country for foreign nationals at the border gates to ensure that the health operating standards relating to the COVID-19 are observed.
The Iranian president also stressed the need to prepare a comprehensive plan to confront the probable waves of the pandemic in the future.
Raisi underlined that the people need to be informed about the decisions on re-opening schools in a timely manner.