Ex-minister made Raisi campaign chief

April 23, 2017 - 9:21

TEHRAN – Ebrahim Raisi, a presidential hopeful, on Saturday appointed former transport and urban development minister as his election campaign chief.

According to Mehr news agency, Ali Nikzad, minister from 2009 to 2013, also used to act as caretaker of the Ministry of ICT under the previous government. Before that, he was the governor general of Ardabil province.