Tehran (IP) - According to the local news outlets in an armed terrorist attack on the Shah Cheragh shrine in Shiraz two of the servants of the shrine have been martyred.

Iran PressIran news: Eyewitnesses armed terrorists tried to enter the shrine of Hazrat Shah Cheragh through the door of Bab al-Mahdi, but he was met with resistance by the security forces of stationed at the holy shrine, a report by Iranian media said on Sunday afternoon.

Acccording to the latest report, attacker after entering shrine targetted pilgrims.

One of terrorists arrested and other is in large.

Reports from unofficial sources suggest that, following a gunshot wound, the terrorist opened fire on the security personnel, causing injuries to several individuals.

There are also contradictory media reports of 4 martyrs in the terrorist attack.

The provincial governor of Fars Province Mohammad Hadi Imaniyeh told national TV that one worshipper was martyred and seven others were wounded including two custodians.


This distressing event marks the second terrorist attack at this place within the past year. The previous attack claimed the lives of 13 pilgrims.

9 month ago, At least 13 people have been killed and 40 others injured in an attack on a Shia religious shrine in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz.

ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement on their telegram channel at the time.


It is a developing story...