Parliament speaker congratulates Iranian athletes on shining in Tokyo Paralympics

Tehran, IRNA – Iranian Majlis (Parliament) Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf issued a message on Monday congratulating the Iranian athletes on shining in 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.

“Sports victories, especially in the Paralympic Games, bring joy and hope to our dear people,” Qalibaf said.

“Successive record-breakings of Iranian athletes and winning gold medals at the Paralympic Games have created scenes of pride for our beloved Iran,” the Majlis speaker added.  

He congratulated to the Iranian nation for having such children.

The Iranian squad bagged 12 gold medals, 11 silver, and a bronze one in Tokyo Paralympics, moving two steps upwards compared to the previous edition of the competitions in Rio.  

It was Iran’s best record in the history of Paralympic Games.  


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