Apr 01, 2020 13:09 Asia/Tehran [Updated: May 30, 2020 21:41 Asia/Tehran]
  • Iranian First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri
    Iranian First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri

Tehran (IP) - Iranian First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri stated in a twitter message that more than ever it is time for social solidarity and national understanding.

Iran PressIran news: First Vice President of Hassan Rouhani's government Eshaq Jahangiri in a twitter message referred to the 13th day of Farvardin, noting: “It is the thirteenth day of Farvardin; the Iranian ritual of Sizdah Bedar and the celebration of nature. This year, our dear citizens are staying home for their own health and of others. I sincerely thank you for respecting citizenship, resilience and collective cooperation, and collaborative cooperation.” 

Jahangiri also said: "It is inevitable to follow the social Distancing Project, but these are "physical", we must bring our hearts, minds, and wills together. More than ever it is time for Social solidarity and national understanding."

Today (Wednesday) is the 13th day of the month of Farvardin in the official calendar of Iran, which is designated as Nature Day (Sizdah Bedar).

Every year as a part of the ancient tradition, the Iranians go to nature to enjoy the natural blessings of a happy and memorable day with their families and relatives. However, this year, all of the people must stay home to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus.


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