1206 GMT October 19, 2019
A number of Iranian lawmakers have drafted a motion to impeach Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Masoud Soltanifar.
The motion, delivered to the Parliament’s presiding board, was signed by 18 lawmakers on Sunday.
Several lawmakers have also called for investigation into the ministry’s performance during Soltanifar’s tenure, according to Tasnim News Agency.
Iranian lawmakers have so far impeached several ministers of President Hassan Rouhani’s cabinet, including ministers of cooperatives, labor and social welfare, economy as well as industry and mine and trade.