12/2/2017 - 2:15 PM

President Rouhani arrives in southeastern Iran

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani heading a high-ranking delegation arrived in Sistan and Baluchestan Province, southeastern Iran on Saturday to inaugurate development projects and attend meetings with provincial officials.

Upon his arrival at Zabol Airport, Rouhani was welcomed by governor general of the province, Zahedan Friday prayer leader and provinical members of the parliament (Majlis).

During his first provincial visit since the beginning of his second term in office, the president is scheduled to inaugurate a number of projects through video conference and to meet university students.

Visiting Zahedan, Zabol and Chabahar cities is also among Rouhani’s two-day itinerary in southeastern Iran.