Iran buries helicopter mishap-perished Juma mosque's imam

Other News Materials 23 May 2024 15:16 (UTC +04:00)
Elnur Baghishov
Elnur Baghishov
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BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 23. Muhammad Ali Hashim, the Imam of the Juma Mosque in Tabriz city, who died in a plane crash together with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, has been buried, Trend reports.

Muhammad Ali Hashim is buried in Vadi-e Rahmat cemetery in Tabriz.

Members of the provincial government and the general public paid their respects at the funeral.

To note, on May 19, a helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Tabriz Province Imam Ayatollah Ali Hashim, and East Azerbaijan Province Governor-General Malek Rahmati crashed while flying from Khudafarin to Tabriz.

The Iranian President and the entire accompanying delegation were confirmed dead.

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