Vice president to represent India at swearing in of Rouhani

Iran president-elect Hassan Rohani talks to domestic and foreign reporters in his first press conference following June 14 presidential poll, in Tehran, June 17, 2013.

The Vice President of India will be travelling to Tehran to attend the ceremony, the PTI quoted official sources as saying on Thursday.

Rowhani, who won a landslide victory in the June 14 presidential election, will swear in on August 4.

He succeeds President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Iran has sent invitations to world leaders to attend Rouhanis inauguration.



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