Presidential candidate Qalibaf drops out for Raisi

IRNA – Presidential candidate Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf in a statement on Monday declared support for Ebrahim Raeisi, another presidential candidate and urged his supporters to back Raeisi in May 19 presidential election.
Raeisi, 56, is a principlist candidate who serves as the custodian of Imam Reza (AS) holy shrine.