News ID: 204496
Published: 1053 GMT November 17, 2017

Iranian freestyle, Greco-Roman wrestlers rush to help quake-hit people

Iranian freestyle, Greco-Roman wrestlers rush to help quake-hit people
Members of the Iran men’s national freestyle and Greco-Roman teams distribute basic commodities among quake-hit people in Iran’s western province of Kermanshah on November 16, 2017. (presstv.com)

Members of the Iran men’s national freestyle and Greco-Roman teams have rushed to aid the victims of the recent earthquake in the western part of the country, which has left at least 500 people dead, hundreds of people dead and dozens of villages destroyed.

The quake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale rattled the border region between Iran and Iraq on Sunday night, causing extensive damage and loss of life, presstv.com wrote.

According to the latest figures, at least 474 people have lost their lives and 9,388 others sustained injuries in the earthquake. More than 12,000 homes have also been completely destroyed in the incident.

   
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