The ministry spokesperson said healthcare professionals recorded 4,019 new confirmed cases since Tuesday, brining the total number of confirmed cases in Iran to 483,844.
The report said Salehi had shot at security forces using a "hunting rifle", killing Shahsanayi and wounding six others.
State-run IRNA news agency also quoted Maleki as saying the dead included 15 women and four men. Maleki added that firefighters had rescued 20 people.
The ensuing fire began Tuesday night in a medical clinic in Iran's capital and state TV said firefighters were battling the blaze.
'Tehran' is a show that touches on many of the region’s most pressing fault lines. It’s also the latest episode in the golden age of Israeli television.
Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf, 58, replaces Ali Larijani, who served as the parliament’s speaker from 2008 until this May.
Israel fiercely opposed a 2015 deal between Iran and world powers that offered Tehran sanctions relief in return for curbs to prevent it from acquiring nuclear weapons.
Ambassador Rob Macaire was arrested on Saturday after a demonstration that broke out at a memorial for 176 people killed when Iran's armed forces mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian plane last week.
US President Donald Trump warned Iran against harming demonstrators and against a repeat of a deadly crackdown against rallies in November sparked by a fuel price hike.
Rob Macaire was arrested for allegedly "inciting" protesters in Tehran angry at the military's accidental downing of a Ukranian passenger jet, killing 176 people, most of them Iranian citizens.
Iran apologized for the disaster and said it would upgrade its systems to prevent such “mistakes” in the future.
The crash is suspected to have been caused by mechanical issues.
Supporters thronged the steps of the Azadi cinema in central Tehran ahead of the match, chanting and deafening passers-by with blasts of vuvuzela.
Local journalists said they had also received a text message from the sports ministry, telling them that plans to erect screen in public parks had also been cancelled.
Mohammad Javad Zarif warned in the interview that "any action to satisfy the party that has most violated the nuclear agreement is useless".