The Deputy of Parliament of Iran ISA Jafari died of a coronavirus, according to the press service of the Iranian legislative body.
Elected people's representative for results of the February elections, Jaafari has assumed his post only recently - since the end of may, when it officially began its work, the Parliament of the eleventh convocation.
The government of Iran should work to the end of his term, said Iran's Supreme leader Ali Khamenei at the time, as an Executive headed by the President are subjected to constant criticism from deputies.
"Firmly convinced that governments need to perform their duties until the end (period, – ed.)," said Khamenei, deputies started to work in late may, the Iranian Parliament composed of opponents of the policies of President Hassan Rouhani.