One of Iran's Vice President hits with the Virus

28. 02. 2020 | 1.44am
One of Iran's Vice President hits with the Virus

Iran's Vice president for women and family affairs, Massoumeh Ebtekar, has been tested positive with the coronavirus.

She is reported to be the sixth highest-ranking official to hit by the virus.

There are 12 Vice-Presidents of Iran and she is the Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs.

Deputy Health Minister Harirchi was also infected with the virus and has been quarantined, the health authorities of the country said in a statement on Tuesday.

Aljazeera 

Cover Photo: Atta Kenare / AFP

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