Thursday, May 12, 2005

Iran News - Injustice, people's main concern: Iran's Qalibaf

Iran News - Injustice, people�s main concern: Iran's Qalibaf: "Injustice, people’s main concern: Iran's Qalibaf

Tuesday, May 10, 2005 - ©2005 IranMania.com

LONDON, May 10 (IranMania) - Iranian Presidential candidate, Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf, said social discrimination is people’s main concern at present and is disturbing them most above all other shortcomings, IRNA reported.

Speaking to a group of people in the city of Qaen on Monday, Qalibaf, also the former police chief, said meaningful and tangible equality and social justice are absent in the society.

“Issues such as administrative corruption and insecurity have disheartened the people,“ he said.

Qaliban further said the lower-income group is carrying the burden of economic problems such as inflation. He added that there is no way of escaping these problems or pretending that they do not exist.

“Neither the revolution nor Islam could be blamed for deficiencies,“ he said.

Qalibaf stressed that people do not hold these two responsible for the present situation and have expressed their for support for both by participating in national events when needed."