Lankarani to stay in presidential election competition

Politics Materials 27 April 2013 17:02 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Apr.27/ Trend R.Zamanov

If a candidate has an idea and a plan and thinks that his presence is useful for the future government, he should remain at the scene till the end, Iranian presidential candidate Kamran Baqeri Lankarani said on Saturday.

In a press conference, Lankarani who's a representative of the principlist Perseverance Front reiterated that the presence of different candidates at the presidential race is good and can improve the governing of the country, ISNA News Agency reported.

The former Iranian health minister also said that in the field of economy he will mainly work on the the people's living conditions.

Lankarani had earlier pledged that foreign policy, economy and culture will be on the top of his agenda, if he wins Iran's upcoming presidential election. Iran's eleventh presidential race will be held on June 14.