NCRI - The plenary session of Iranian regime’s parliament on Wednesday last week was filled with warnings and concerns expressed by regime’s bands over the consequences of socioeconomic crises and outburst of people’s anger due to increased poverty, deprivation and social inequality, with some of the comments listed below:
NCRI - Despite repeated failures, the Iranian regime’s State Security Forces (police) and other state-run institutions once again are planning to collect the children of labor off the streets.
The implementation of the plan has made authorities in Tehran to try to present reasons for the past failures rather than addressing the roots of the problem which had begun to appear in Iran since the inception of the clerical regime in Iran.
NCRI - Selling unclaimed corpses in Iran has been widely noticed in recent weeks after it was found that medical colleges are paying up to $3,000 per corpse in the black-market, according to new reports.
The state-run Rokna news agency reported on February 15 that the lack of deceased bodies has forced medical students to seek help from the black markets to buy corpses to use as cadavers for medical research purposes.
NCRI - Members of the Iranian regime’s parliament and experts warn the recent electricity, water and communication blackout in southern oil reach province of Khuzestan which has revealed ‘negligence’ by authorities is becoming a national threat.
on February 11 a number of power stations in the Khuzestan province failed and water and electricity in most major cities of this province were cut off. The situation was blamed on heavy dust and humidity of almost 100%.
NCRI - Acknowledging the lack of safety in Tehran Bazaar, a member of Tehran City Council said that Tehran Bazaar is like a time bomb that if activated, will lead to a disaster much heavier and more destructive than what happened in Plasco.
Pointing to his visit to Tehran Bazaar, Ahmad Hakimpour said on Tuesday February 14 that “emergency measures need to be taken regarding Bazaar’s wiring system as the wires are hanging from the ceiling of corridors and shops with no external shields while disregarding any safety measures, so that even a spark can lead to a huge fire in this historical arena.”
NCRI - Iran is ranked number one in ‘brain drain’ among 91 developing and non-developed countries, according to a report by the IMF.
According to the report, each year between 150 to 180 thousand educated Iranians leave their country to continue their education abroad.
NCRI - According to the released reports, the people of Shadegan (located in Khuzestan Province – southwestern Iran) in a protest against the murder of a young man, attacked the police headquarters, setting it on fire.
According to the reports, the sporadic clashes have continued in Shadegan on Monday night of February 13th and the city has been tightened with security.
NCRI - “There are 256 tower blocks in Tehran, of which no information is available in Tehran municipality. If for any reason, something similar to Plasco incident happens for any of them, it will turn into yet another disaster”, says Pirooz Hanachi, Secretary of Iran High Council of Urban Development & Architecture.
According to state-run ISNA news agency, Hanachi said on Wednesday February 8 that “a final report is being compiled which shows there’s no information on the conditions of this number of tower blocks in Tehran.”
NCRI - According to the reports, the power outage in Rasht led to the death of ICU patients in Aria Hospital.
In the Evening of Thursday, February 2nd 2017, the power has cut off in Aria Hospital while the patients were hospitalized in ICU room. 5 to 7 people lost their life in this situation.