President nominates Education, cultural heritage ministers
According to Article 133 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr Mohsen Haji-Mirzaei and Mr Ali Asghar Mounesan were introduced to the parliament by the President for vote of confidence as ministers of Education and Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism.
President Hassan Rouhani's letter to the Islamic Consultative Assembly is as follows:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful
Dear Dr Ali Larijani,
Honourable Speaker of the Islamic Consultative Assembly,
In implementing Article 133 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran, I hereby introduce my suggested ministers to the Islamic Consultative Assembly for vote of confidence.
1. Minister of Education Mr Mohsen Haji-Mirzaei
2. Minister of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Mr Ali Asghar Mounesan
Source: Presidency of Islamic Republic of Iran