26 February 2019 - 19:22
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Chabahar national, secure region for investment: Top Sunni cleric

Chabahar, Feb, IRNA -A prominent Sunni cleric from Zahedan, southeastern Iran said Chabahar is a national and safe region for investment, and the people of Sistan and Baluchestan do allow any individual or group to insecure and create problems, especially in the key and strategic port of Chabahar.

Molavi Abdul Hamid, Friday prayer leader of Sunnis Makki Mosque in Zahedan said at International Conference on Chabahar Development on Tuesday that Chabahar is the best and most appropriate investment destination for the countries of the region as well as domestic and indigenous investors in particular.

He said that the capacities of the Chabahar port should be used to eliminate the deprivation in the region and remove the economic and livelihood problems of the deprived people of Sistan and Baluchestan.

Friday prayer leader of Zahedan stressed that people should be assisted in developing the Chabahar Port.

The Sunni cleric further emphasized that the local people should be trained in technical and vocational skills which are useful in development of the region and achieving greater regional security.

Chabahar port in southeastern Iran, with a population of 300,000. It is neighboring Pakistan in the eastern part and Oman Gulf in the south.

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