Ehsan Asnafi Takes Office as Mayor
Ehsan Asnafi officially took office as the new mayor of Shiraz after the approval of the Interior Ministry.
The Shiraz Islamic City Council, a 13- member elected body, appointed one of its elected members as mayor of Shiraz. Having been serving as the vice chairperson of the city council, Mr. Asnafi had to resign before taking office as mayor.
Born in Shiraz in 1980, Mr. Asnafi has a master's degree in civil engineering.