News ID: 112497
Publish Date : 15 February 2023 - 21:46

Emergency State in Kouhrang After Heavy Snowfall

TEHRAN -- Iranian officials have declared an emergency state in the western city of Kouhrang after heavy snow buried houses.
Iran’s Meteorological Organization announced that the total height of snow that that has fallen in the city has reached 222 centimeters. The snow fall is forecast to continue until Thursday. Images coming out of the cities show buildings are disappearing under the snow.