Reza Rashidpoor

Iranian TV presenter passes out during live show

IFP- Reza Rashidpoor, a famous Iranian show host, passed out after showing the symptoms of heart pain in a popular TV program this morning, January 25.

“A nervous attack caused the chest pain,” Rashidpour told state TV in a telephone interview from ICU.

A few days ago, Massoud Khansari, the head of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, had also fainted on the podium.

He was addressing a formal ceremony to award the prestigious national medal “Amin al-Zarb” to top entrepreneurs.