Tens of thousands attend Iran ex-president Akbar Hashemi ​Rafsanjani funeral: Report

    Posted On : Tuesday, January 10, 2017
    Tens of thousands attend Iran ex-president Akbar Hashemi ​Rafsanjani funeral: Report

    Tehran: Tens of a huge number of Iranians were at that point at Tehran University on Tuesday morning to go to the burial service for previous president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani drove by preeminent pioneer Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

    State TV indicated individuals pouring onto the lanes around the college where Ayatollah Khamenei will start the administration, paying tribute to Rafsanjani in spite of their "disparities".

    The heavyweight lawmaker, who passed away on Sunday at 82, will be covered inside the tomb of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the organizer of the Islamic insurgency.