August 3, 2008

Iran Larijani Meets With Health Minister

Text of report in English by Iranian official government news agency IRNA website

Tehran, 3 Aug: Minister of Health, Treatment and Medical Education with his deputies conferred with Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani here Saturday afternoon.

According to the report of Majlis Media Department, in the meeting the two sides discussed importance of promotion of country's health section, necessity of developing and equipping hospitals, especially in the deprived areas, public education on sanitation, providing necessary medicines for the country.

Baqeri Lankarani also presented a report on Health Ministry implemented projects and its plans and programmes to the Majlis speaker.

Originally published by Islamic Republic News Agency website, Tehran, in English 2211 2 Aug 08.

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