President Rouhani enters Shiraz
President Rouhani arrived in Shiraz city, the centre of Fars province late on Thursday in order to open infrastructural projects in the province.
Upon arrival at Shiraz International Airport, Dr Rouhani was welcomed by the Supreme Leader’s Representative in the province and the Friday Prayer’s Imam, Governor General of Fars, and a number of local officials.
Speaking to reporters at the airport, the President said: “I am very happy that in the holy month of Rajab, I have the honour of making pilgrimage to the holy shrine of H. H. Ahmad bin Musa (SA) and meeting the great people of Shiraz”.
The President is accompanied by the number of cabinet ministers and vice-presidents in the one-day visit to Fars province.