Caspian International News Agency-A 50-year-old unemployed worker self-immolated in front of Social Security building in Bahar town, in Hamedan. According to the social security organization, the reason for this man’s self-immolation was that the problem with his unemployment insurance had not been solved.
This man was a worker of the Water Management contractor, and set himself on fire because he was laid off and he hadn’t received unemployment insurance. After this incident emergency forces were sent to the scene and transferred the severely injured worker to the hospital.
(Translating by Negar Lotfi)