Government artists at the Raisi memorial ceremony

Minister of Culture and Guidance Esmaili delivered an emotional speech, reflecting on Raisi’s profound influence on his political, social, and cultural life. Esmaili highlighted Raisi’s unwavering dedication to serving every Iranian citizen, regardless of the challenges. He recounted how Raisi’s concern for cultural and media issues was evident in his actions and how he consistently prioritized the well-being of the people over his own.Hossein Masafari Astane, a theater director, expressed his condolences to the families of martyrs and lamented the untimely loss of Raisi. He believed that many of the theater community’s issues could have been resolved with Raisi’s tact and understanding. Masafari’s remarks underscored the sentiment that Raisi’s presence and support were crucial for the cultural sector.