Hirunews Logo
Positive+response+from+the+public+at+Iran+elections
Saturday, 27 February 2016 - 6:55
Positive response from the public at Iran elections
16

Shares
1,933

Views

Voting had to be extended thrice as people flocked to cast their votes at polling station around Iran, yesterday.

Now the polls have closed and counting has begun as Iranians cast their vote to pick new parliament members and a council of clerics, foreign media reported.

The elections was called a month following the lift on economic sanctions against the country after a number of years.

Foreign media further reported that an estimated 50 million people were eligible to vote for candidates.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
938 Views
458 Views
1,792 Views
39,432 Views
3,126 Views
40,875 Views
Top