Habibollah Asgaroladi who was former minister of commerce

Habibollah Asgaroladi Mosalman (1932 – 2013) was a leading senior conservative and principlist politician who was the leader of Islamic Coalition Party, a highly influential conservative political party in homeland.He was also a two-time presidential candidate, first in July 1981 and next in 1985. During the presidential elections in 1981, in which he ran for the presidency, an attempt was made to assassinate him outside his home in Iran Street, but this failed and resulted in his bodyguard being killed but Asgaroladi himself escaped largely unhurt.