President to visit floodhit region in western province
Khorramabad, Iranian president will visit the western province of Lorestan on Saturday to closely examine the floodstricken regions in the province.
After arriving in Khorramabad airport, President Hassan Rouhani and his entourage will depart for Pole Dokhtar and Mamulan to visit the flood hit regions.
After the visit, president will attend a meeting with local officials to examine and exchange ideas on taking proper decision to prevent probable flood in the province.
Earlier, the Iranian president, accompanied by a number of cabinet ministers visited the flood hit province of Khuzestan southwest of the country.
Devastating flood hit various provinces in Iran in recent days leaving high number of casualties.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA