Khoy(IP)- The president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, who visited the earthquake-hit areas of Khoy, said that the problems of the earthquake- hit people should be resolved with all possible means.

Iran PressIran news: An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 on the 28th of January shook the West Azerbaijan province of Iran; The epicenter of this earthquake was announced as 23 kilometers southeast of Khoy city with a population of 175,000.

According to the latest statistics, three people died and more than 1000 people were injured in this earthquake.

Ebrahim Raisi, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, upon his arrival at the Vali Asr emergency camp, expressed his sympathy with the people and said: "I have personally come to check your situation in the field so that we can solve the problems as soon as possible." »

Raisi pointed out that he has received continuous reports on the condition of the earthquake-affected people from the first vice president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the ministers present in the region and the provincial officials, and added that the problems in the area must be solved quickly so that the people do not face more problems.

The President of the Islamic Republic of Iran stated that the people of the area should patiently put the rumors behind them and not pay attention to these rumors aimed at filling the hearts of the people with fear and stress.

Stating that the people of Khoy have always been with the revolution and the Islamic Republic system and have offered many martyrs to the revolution, Raisi said, the people of this area are sincere and friendly, and the government and officials also consider it their duty to help these people.

The President of the Islamic Republic of Iran also praised the efforts of the people of the area, IRGC, Basij ( voluntary forces), Red Crescent, and all the relief and jihad forces on the sidelines of visiting the earthquake victims.


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