Minister of Culture send message of condolences following the death of Iranian Math Genius Maryam Mirzakhani
Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance has sent a message of condolences and sympathy for tragic demise of Iranian renowned mathematician and Field Medal winner
According to Public Relations and Information Center of Ministry of Culture, Mr. Reza Salhi Amiri in his message after the tragic death of Mrs. Maryam Mirzakhani who died in the United States at age of 40 because of cancer has he is deeply saddened for this great loss for the Iranian nation and scientific community. The scientific position of the late Professor Maryam Mirzakhani the genius Iranian lady who died following a prolonged illness made me sad and mournful, reads the message. Loss of this scientific asset is irreparable and I hope that Iranian youth are inspired by such high profile scientist of our country, who promoted the name of Iran and Iranians in the world. Mr. Salehi Amiri has said he prays for the soul of this great Iranian mathematician and sympathizes with Iranian nation and country's scientific community as well as her grieved family.
Source: Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance