People of Qom cast ballots despite Coronavirus fears

Tasnim – Iranian clerics and ordinary people residing in the holy city of Qom have taken part in the parliamentary elections, despite fears of coronavirus epidemic.

The new coronavirus cases in Qom have not dissuaded people from going to the polling stations in the holy city.

However, a new decree issued by Iran’s Election Headquarters has obviated the need for fingerprints on the ballot papers in the ongoing elections as part of preventive measures to avoid coronavirus in the country.

Head of the Iranian Health Ministry’s Public Relations and Information Centre announced on Thursday that the laboratory tests have confirmed three new cases of COVID-19 in Qom and Arak.

With the new infection cases reported on Thursday, the total number of coronavirus cases in Iran rose to five.

The nationwide votes for the parliament and the midterm election of the Assembly of Experts officially began in Iran on Friday morning.

Source Article from

Related Posts
In a possible sign of what’s to come, this JCC has already laid off 176 people because of the coronavirus

(JTA) — On Day 1 of the state-mandated shutdown in Pennsylvania, Amy Krulik tried to

UK Police Force Creates Tool That Lets People Snitch On Others For Not "Social Distancing"

Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, A police force in the UK has

Police Inundated With Calls From People Reporting Neighbours Who Go Out Running Twice A Day

People are actually reporting their neighbours for going on ‘two runs a day’ during the

Iranian artists launch campaign to promote people’s mental health at home

IRNA – A group of Iranian artists in cinema, theater, music and visual arts in

Hits: 11

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply


Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes