Mayor
Society2017-01-23

CRITICISM AGAINST TEHRAN'S MAYOR GROWS

Tehran' mayor Bagher Ghalibaf is being increasingly criticized for his failure to prevent the Plasco disaster. Many ask for his resignation. Some share the clips showing his agents beating up street vendors for "obstructing" the traffic.
Economy2017-01-22

TEHRAN'S MAYOR IN 2014: I HAVE TO SHUT DOWN PLASCO TOMORROW!

Tehran's Mayor, Bagher Ghalibaf had said in 2014 that he had to shut down Plasco Mall as soon as possible due to safety risks. He said that store owners ignore the warnings and if he shut down the shops, he will be criticized for putting pressure on citizens and weakening the government.