Head of fabric traders arrested in Iran's Bazaar protests

Head of the union of fabric traders in Tehran Bazaar, a major business centre, was arrested, according to Iranian news websites.

Kaleme reports that Security Forces along with government forces in plain clothes shot tear gas bombs at protesters in the Bazaar today and arrested the head of the union of Fabric traders.

A group of Bazaar traders have gone on strike since Tuesday to protest a new tax law. The strike has started in the gold and fabric traders section of the Bazaar and still continues in some sections of it.

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